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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 88 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.92% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate
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£394 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £356 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £576 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
-72.22% +232.75%
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
1517 1413 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.11% 94.52% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 729 761
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 97
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
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 28 August 2015. 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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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
Derbyshire +1 4 - - 1
Nottinghamshire -7 4 £375 - 4
Leicestershire -3 2 £425 -32.00%
Northamptonshire -4 1 £413 - 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (24.24%) Finance
8 7 (21.21%) Clustering
8 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) ETL
9 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (12.12%) DTS
10 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (9.09%) CRM
11 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (9.09%) C#
11 3 (9.09%) Perl
11 3 (9.09%) MySQL
11 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
11 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
11 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (6.06%) Project Management
12 2 (6.06%) VMware
12 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (39.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (12.12%) DTS
7 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.09%) MySQL
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.03%) QlikView
8 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ETL
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Security Management
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) B2B
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C#
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) VMware
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com