The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £316 £308
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
210 79 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 96.33% 95.18% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 44 76
Average daily rate £425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £523 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -25.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in Luton