The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 120 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.092% 0.29% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £367 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.10% +8.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 - £22.50
SQL Server 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
1941 1611 1420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.65% 92.80% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 882 704
Average daily rate £350 £359 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 101 171
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.38 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - - 3
Winchester - - - -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (55.56%) Replication
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (33.33%) Korn
6 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) SQLPlus
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (33.33%) AIX
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (33.33%) Toad
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (33.33%) SQLPlus
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (11.11%) MySQL
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Toad
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) BCP
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) E-business
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Korn
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Nimsoft
3 1 (11.11%) IBM