The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 76 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.68% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.74% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Average daily rate
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£415 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.61% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £135.00 £40.57 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+232.75% +78.32%
SQL DBA
England

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 1493 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.41% 92.68% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 756 647
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 95 114
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 4 £625 - 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £400 - 1
Nottinghamshire +7 2 - - 2
Northamptonshire 0 2 - - 3
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
8 3 (13.64%) SAP
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) UNIX
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) MySQL
8 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.09%) Replication
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Anywhere

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Anywhere
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (9.09%) Sybase ASA
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (4.55%) QlikView
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.55%) VLDB
7 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
1 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
1 2 (9.09%) NHS
1 2 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 2 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
5 1 (4.55%) Mercator
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