The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 85 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.17% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £358 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1515 1184 1313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 93.92% 91.71% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 570 629
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £214 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 129 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL DBA
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £350 -
Leicestershire - 2 £295 -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (84.21%) SQL
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Dell
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (21.05%) NetApp
8 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (21.05%) SCOM
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) NHS
10 2 (10.53%) DTV
10 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
10 2 (10.53%) Electronics
10 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
10 2 (10.53%) SAN
10 2 (10.53%) SAP
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
10 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (5.26%) MySQL
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
2 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 2 (10.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Dell
2 4 (21.05%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy