The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester 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
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.95% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
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 Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
89 101 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 91.75% 96.19% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 74 56
Median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £260 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +24.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.79 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Chester

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Linux
5 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 5 (45.45%) ETL
7 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (18.18%) Talend
10 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
10 1 (9.09%) Vertica
10 1 (9.09%) ParAccel
10 1 (9.09%) Web Development
10 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
10 1 (9.09%) Network Security
10 1 (9.09%) MySQL
10 1 (9.09%) Java
10 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 1 (9.09%) PHP
10 1 (9.09%) ERP
10 1 (9.09%) CRM
10 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Talend Open Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Talend
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
3 1 (9.09%) Greenplum
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) ParAccel
3 1 (9.09%) Vertica