The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 68 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £293 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.70% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £365 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.42% +14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.57
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
819 767 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.57% 93.65% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 349 371
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.76% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £134.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
6 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (12.50%) Replication
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Advertising
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (12.50%) OLTP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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