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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 370 325 304
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -21
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 63 102 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.47% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 78 97
Median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £279 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £38.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
SQL DBA
England

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
20630 21742 21781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.15% 94.61% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14967 15186 15135
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 363 392
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 17 £340 -20.00% 3
Croydon - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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.

1 156 (91.76%) SQL Server
2 154 (90.59%) SQL
3 80 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 73 (42.94%) T-SQL
6 70 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (39.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 65 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
9 57 (33.53%) SQL Server 2008
10 47 (27.65%) Windows
10 47 (27.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 43 (25.29%) Migration
12 42 (24.71%) Clustering
12 42 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (22.94%) Replication
14 36 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (19.41%) Finance
16 32 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (18.82%) High Availability
17 31 (18.24%) PowerShell
18 30 (17.65%) Oracle
18 30 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
19 23 (13.53%) Oracle Database
20 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
20 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
21 18 (10.59%) Linux
21 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
22 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
23 16 (9.41%) Windows Server
24 14 (8.24%) VMware

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 7 (4.12%) IIS
2 6 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.59%) CMS
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.53%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.47%) SAN
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
3 1 (0.59%) DHCP
3 1 (0.59%) DNS
3 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) SMTP
3 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (91.76%) SQL Server
2 80 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (39.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 57 (33.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 47 (27.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 42 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (21.18%) SQL Server 2005
9 23 (13.53%) Oracle Database
10 14 (8.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (8.24%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (7.06%) VLDB
13 8 (4.71%) MySQL
13 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (2.94%) DTS
14 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (2.35%) RDBMS
15 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.18%) Toad
4 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 33 (19.41%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
3 13 (7.65%) Legal
4 10 (5.88%) Law
4 10 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Publishing
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) .NET
2 3 (1.76%) Entity Framework
2 3 (1.76%) NHibernate
3 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.18%) MDX
3 2 (1.18%) Web Services
4 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.59%) jQuery
4 1 (0.59%) LAMP
4 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.71%) Clustering
2 39 (22.94%) Replication
3 9 (5.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.29%) Hedge funds
4 4 (2.35%) NHS
5 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) PMI
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 47 (27.65%) Windows
2 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (10.59%) Linux
4 16 (9.41%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.06%) Unix
6 9 (5.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.35%) Solaris
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
2 43 (25.29%) Migration
3 32 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (18.82%) High Availability
4 30 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (7.65%) Database Tuning
5 13 (7.65%) ITIL
6 12 (7.06%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (6.47%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (6.47%) Server Virtualisation
8 9 (5.29%) Database Mirroring
9 8 (4.71%) Database Security
9 8 (4.71%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (4.12%) Algorithmic Trading
10 7 (4.12%) ETL
10 7 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.53%) Security Management
11 6 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (2.94%) Change Management
12 5 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (90.59%) SQL
2 73 (42.94%) T-SQL
3 31 (18.24%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.94%) C#
4 5 (2.94%) Perl
4 5 (2.94%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.35%) C
5 4 (2.35%) Python
5 4 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.35%) VBScript
6 2 (1.18%) VB
6 2 (1.18%) VBA
7 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.59%) Pig Latin
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.35%) MCSE
3 3 (1.76%) Degree
4 2 (1.18%) OCP
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.59%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.59%) MCITP
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
5 1 (0.59%) MCTS
5 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.59%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) QA
1 3 (1.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 12 (7.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.71%) SCOM
4 6 (3.53%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (2.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.59%) Ansible
7 1 (0.59%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.59%) Nagios
7 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.59%) Puppet
7 1 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 75 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.65%) Oracle
3 14 (8.24%) VMware
4 7 (4.12%) EMC
5 6 (3.53%) SimCorp
6 5 (2.94%) Sybase
7 3 (1.76%) iManage
8 2 (1.18%) HP
8 2 (1.18%) hybris
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.18%) RedGate
8 2 (1.18%) Veritas
9 1 (0.59%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.59%) Cognos
9 1 (0.59%) F5
9 1 (0.59%) IBM
9 1 (0.59%) IDERA
9 1 (0.59%) Recommind
9 1 (0.59%) Tableau
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