The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 81 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 13 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 1.28% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
Median daily rate £330 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.33%

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
1076 1351 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 924 754
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 33
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £21.50 £18.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 21 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, SQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
3 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (45.83%) Oracle
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
10 5 (20.83%) Degree
10 5 (20.83%) ITIL
11 4 (16.67%) ETL
11 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (16.67%) MCDBA
11 4 (16.67%) Replication
11 4 (16.67%) VMware
11 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.67%) MCTS
11 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (16.67%) MCITP
12 3 (12.50%) High Availability
12 3 (12.50%) Finance
12 3 (12.50%) Solaris

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.33%) Big Data
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Solaris
4 3 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.67%) ETL
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Database Theory
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) MCDBA
3 4 (16.67%) MCITP
3 4 (16.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) IDERA
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) RedGate
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau