The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 102 118 114
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 21 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.95% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.56% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 1
Average daily rate
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£381 £445 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.32% +11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £46.75 £40.57
% change year-on-year
-19.78% +15.23%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2071 1951 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.37% 92.25% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1256 1152 1001
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 116 149
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Southampton +13 12 £310 -11.04% 1
Hook - 2 £445 -
Winchester -18 1 £450 +63.63% 2
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Replication
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) Migration
8 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) Clustering
10 4 (14.29%) Windows
10 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (10.71%) BCP
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) VMware
11 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
11 3 (10.71%) Database Mirroring
11 3 (10.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
11 3 (10.71%) Cutover Planning
11 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (17.86%) MySQL
7 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.57%) DTS
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (3.57%) MS Access
10 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
2 3 (10.71%) BCP
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Database Mirroring
2 3 (10.71%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
2 3 (10.71%) Cutover Planning
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) ETL
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
2 2 (7.14%) MCDBA
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat