The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / London
Rank 362 297 320
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +23
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 40 118 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.58% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 94 74
Median daily rate £375 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +246.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18338 20387 20346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.08% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 13144 14440 14336
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 307 340
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -21 9 £369 -7.81% 5
Twickenham - 2 £400 -
Bromley - 1 £218 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 93 (89.42%) SQL
2 87 (83.65%) SQL Server
3 49 (47.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 35 (33.65%) Finance
6 34 (32.69%) T-SQL
7 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
8 27 (25.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (25.00%) Windows
10 24 (23.08%) Migration
11 23 (22.12%) Oracle
12 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
13 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 15 (14.42%) High Availability
16 14 (13.46%) ETL
16 14 (13.46%) Replication
17 13 (12.50%) RDBMS
17 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (12.50%) MySQL
17 13 (12.50%) Relational Database
18 12 (11.54%) IIS
18 12 (11.54%) Linux
18 12 (11.54%) Clustering
18 12 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
19 11 (10.58%) Sybase
19 11 (10.58%) .NET
19 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2016

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.92%) JBoss
2 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.96%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.92%) IaaS
3 2 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) BIG-IP
1 2 (1.92%) DNS
1 2 (1.92%) Firewall
1 2 (1.92%) FTP
1 2 (1.92%) LAN
1 2 (1.92%) VLAN
1 2 (1.92%) VPN
1 2 (1.92%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.96%) LDAP
2 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (83.65%) SQL Server
2 49 (47.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (36.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (25.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (25.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (12.50%) MySQL
7 13 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 13 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 12 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 9 (8.65%) Oracle Database
11 8 (7.69%) Sybase ASE
11 8 (7.69%) Sybase IQ
12 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) NUnit
1 7 (6.73%) Subversion
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (33.65%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Law
3 7 (6.73%) Legal
4 2 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) .NET
2 10 (9.62%) Web Services
3 7 (6.73%) .NET Framework
3 7 (6.73%) ADO
3 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.73%) Dapper ORM
3 7 (6.73%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.96%) Middleware
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Replication
2 12 (11.54%) Clustering
3 9 (8.65%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) NHS
4 2 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.96%) Derivative
5 1 (0.96%) FMCG
5 1 (0.96%) Handset
5 1 (0.96%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.96%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (11.54%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Unix
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) SUSE
6 1 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.08%) Migration
2 18 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (14.42%) High Availability
4 14 (13.46%) ETL
5 10 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.69%) WFM
7 7 (6.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (6.73%) DevOps
8 5 (4.81%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.81%) ITIL
8 5 (4.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (3.85%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.85%) Database Mirroring
9 4 (3.85%) Database Security
9 4 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.85%) ETL Development
10 3 (2.88%) Data Management
10 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.92%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 93 (89.42%) SQL
2 34 (32.69%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.69%) C#
3 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (6.73%) VB
5 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) MCITP
3 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.96%) MCSA
5 1 (0.96%) OCP
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (8.65%) Nagios
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.88%) SCOM
3 2 (1.92%) Ansible
3 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Sentry
4 1 (0.96%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.96%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.96%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.96%) Puppet
4 1 (0.96%) Simpana
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 23 (22.12%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) Sybase
4 9 (8.65%) RedGate
4 9 (8.65%) SAP
5 8 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 5 (4.81%) VMware
7 3 (2.88%) iManage
8 2 (1.92%) Cognos
8 2 (1.92%) F5
8 2 (1.92%) HP
8 2 (1.92%) Tableau
8 2 (1.92%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.96%) CommVault
9 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.96%) NetApp
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.96%) Reuters
9 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.96%) Symbian
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