The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Database Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.13

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
1409 1411 1391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.27% 95.53% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 814 759
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 £160 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £523 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 71 94
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.50 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the East Midlands region.

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the East Midlands region.

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering

SQL Server 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft