The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 94 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.40% 0.13% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.14% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £413 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +13.40%
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1420 1435 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.17% 95.60% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 828 759
Median daily rate £363 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 94
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
Nottinghamshire +5 2 £300 -27.27% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £438 -
Leicestershire - 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Clustering
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Replication
7 2 (16.67%) Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) High Availability
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (8.33%) Data Enrichment

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) Power BI
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle