The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire 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 40 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.28% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
365 320 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.59% 96.97% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 177 408
Average daily rate £355 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 52
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham - 1 £325 -
Gloucester - 1 £350 -
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Replication
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Sybase ASE
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) PVCS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) OLTP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) PVCS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Sun