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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 88 98 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.83% 0.29% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.31% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 14
Average daily rate £428 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £371 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
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
1498 1291 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.90% 94.65% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 863 734
Average daily rate £408 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 36
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
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 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
3 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Replication
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
7 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (30.43%) C#
8 6 (26.09%) Database Optimisation
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
9 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) Clustering
10 4 (17.39%) High Availability
11 3 (13.04%) Change Control
11 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (13.04%) PowerShell

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.35%) DTS
6 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (4.35%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
1 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
2 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Replication
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (26.09%) Database Optimisation
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 1 (4.35%) Change Management
8 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.35%) DevOps
8 1 (4.35%) Information Management
8 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) T-SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) MCITP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) iManage
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