The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 123 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.48% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.52% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £400 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 - £26.00
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2589 2703 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.26% 92.16% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1506 1022
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 220 241
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £22.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -16.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £39.95 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL DBA across the East of England region.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA across the East of England region.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Essex -3 8 £299 -22.90% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £290 -22.66% 2
Hertfordshire -6 3 £350 +25.56% 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (16.67%) Database Security
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Replication
8 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
9 2 (8.33%) High Availability
9 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (8.33%) DTS
9 2 (8.33%) ETL
9 2 (8.33%) ITIL
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
10 1 (4.17%) MCSE
10 1 (4.17%) MCSA
10 1 (4.17%) MCDBA

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (8.33%) DTS
7 1 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Database Security
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) ETL
4 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
1 1 (4.17%) MCSA
1 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sybase
3 1 (4.17%) Citrix
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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