The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 86 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
- +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 -
% change year-on-year
-27.08% -
SQL DBA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1358 1369 1144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.23% 95.80% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 746 685
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 40
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Replication
2 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (11.11%) Database Security
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (11.11%) BMC
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (11.11%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) DB2
6 1 (11.11%) COM
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
5 1 (11.11%) DB2
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
1 6 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
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