The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 23 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.19% 0.60% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.63% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £275 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -6.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
SQL DBA
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 160 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 99.40% 96.39% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 105 139
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 13
Average hourly rate £10.00 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL