The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had SQL Server DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 401 367 379
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 30 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 54 40
Median daily rate £419 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.29% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.75
SQL Server 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
20419 21560 22362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 95.11% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14600 15240 16105
Median daily rate £475 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 350 445
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

SQL Server DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 -12 6 £425 -5.55% 4
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, SQL Server 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 Server DBA in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (73.91%) SQL
3 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (43.48%) Finance
5 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 17 (36.96%) T-SQL
6 16 (34.78%) Migration
6 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 14 (30.43%) Clustering
9 11 (23.91%) Oracle
9 11 (23.91%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) ETL
11 9 (19.57%) Replication
11 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
12 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (17.39%) Linux
12 8 (17.39%) ITIL
12 8 (17.39%) Banking
12 8 (17.39%) High Availability
13 7 (15.22%) Database Security
14 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
14 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Clustering
15 5 (10.87%) OCP

SQL Server 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 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (23.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (19.57%) Oracle Database
8 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (6.52%) OLAP
11 3 (6.52%) OLTP
11 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
12 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (30.43%) Clustering
2 9 (19.57%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Derivative
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Migration
2 15 (32.61%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (23.91%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (21.74%) ETL
5 8 (17.39%) High Availability
5 8 (17.39%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Database Security
7 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.70%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) ETL Development
9 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.52%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.35%) Change Management
10 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Data Management
10 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) T-SQL
3 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.70%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) MCITP
2 5 (10.87%) OCP
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (8.70%) IBM Certification
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (2.17%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.17%) Simpana
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) Sybase
7 1 (2.17%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) CommVault
7 1 (2.17%) EXASOL
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) IDERA
7 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) WorldPay
City of London
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