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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 85 100 81
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 0.064% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.067% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Median daily rate £333 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
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
1411 1502 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.92% 95.55% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 865 779
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 68 96
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.20 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 +8 4 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £350 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 4 (22.22%) Clustering
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
9 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 2 (11.11%) High Availability
9 2 (11.11%) QA
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (11.11%) Time Management
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Replication
9 2 (11.11%) MySQL

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (11.11%) MySQL
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.56%) DTS
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (5.56%) Power BI
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
1 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft