The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 71 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.53% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.58% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £344 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +88.88%
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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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 685 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.35% 91.46% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 361 202
Average daily rate £365 £375 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 55
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SQL DBA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (62.50%) OLAP
3 5 (62.50%) OLTP
3 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) NHS
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) OLAP
2 5 (62.50%) OLTP
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQLPlus
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft