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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 73 63
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
461 838 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.25% 92.80% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 539 390
Median daily rate £384 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 44
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.03 £35.00 £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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
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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Warrington - 4 £325 -
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) ETL
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (38.10%) High Availability
8 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 7 (33.33%) Replication
8 7 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (23.81%) IIS
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
11 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008

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 (23.81%) IIS
1 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) MySQL
9 1 (4.76%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ETL
2 11 (52.38%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Database Mirroring
5 8 (38.10%) High Availability
6 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) CRM
10 2 (9.52%) ERP
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
11 1 (4.76%) Analytics
11 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) Hyperion
2 2 (9.52%) Talend
3 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Greenplum
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) ParAccel
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Vertica
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago