The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 77 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 18 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 0.44% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.47% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 14
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £340
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+193.33% -60.00%
SQL DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1070 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.68% 93.94% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 761 570
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 23 (71.88%) T-SQL
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (28.13%) Replication
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 7 (21.88%) .NET
9 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
9 7 (21.88%) C#
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
10 6 (18.75%) High Availability
10 6 (18.75%) Release Management
10 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (18.75%) Finance
10 6 (18.75%) Database Optimisation
10 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
11 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
11 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
12 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.38%) Clustering
12 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (6.25%) ETL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.13%) DTS
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Replication
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (18.75%) Database Optimisation
2 6 (18.75%) High Availability
2 6 (18.75%) Release Management
3 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Kanban
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) SQL
2 23 (71.88%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) iManage
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