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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 56 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.88% 0.70% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 0.74% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £319 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £363 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £38.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
-1.93% -17.11%
SQL DBA
North West

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
745 1088 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.24% 95.52% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 739 391
Median daily rate £388 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 45 73
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 11 £300 - 1
Warrington +9 1 - - 4
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) ETL
8 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) ERP
10 3 (15.79%) Java
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) PHP
10 3 (15.79%) CRM
10 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
10 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
10 3 (15.79%) Web Development
10 3 (15.79%) Network Security
10 3 (15.79%) High Availability
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (10.53%) Windows
11 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (10.53%) Banking
11 2 (10.53%) Vertica

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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.26%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) ERP
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.26%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Vertica
3 1 (5.26%) Greenplum
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) ParAccel
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Talend
Warrington
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago