The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 841 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.83% 92.42% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 531 413
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 41 59
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £30.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cheshire region.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cheshire region.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, SQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) ETL
4 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (45.00%) High Availability
7 8 (40.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Replication
8 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 5 (25.00%) Linux
10 5 (25.00%) IIS
10 5 (25.00%) Web Services
10 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (25.00%) Banking
10 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) IIS
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Replication
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ETL
1 11 (55.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
3 9 (45.00%) High Availability
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.00%) Analytics
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Statistics
8 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos
2 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Talend
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