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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 88 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 15 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 1.36% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 - £26.00
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
1303 1162 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.12% 93.03% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 916 806 379
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.78 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £101.90 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Migration
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 11 (61.11%) Data Mart
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
6 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
7 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
7 7 (38.89%) BODI
8 6 (33.33%) Data Management
8 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (33.33%) ETL
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
10 4 (22.22%) Korn
10 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (16.67%) Release Management
11 3 (16.67%) SCCM

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (61.11%) Data Mart
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (38.89%) BODI
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Data Management
2 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 4 (22.22%) Korn
4 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Business Objects
3 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
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