The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 16 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 Ipswich 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 30 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.09% 5.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 5.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £294 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
174 87 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.08% 98.86% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 62 64
Average daily rate £388 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.38 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.65% -36.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.56 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
SQL DBA
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SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

SQL DBA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft