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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 62 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% - 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £400 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £348 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+193.33% -55.55%
SQL DBA
Buckinghamshire

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
668 775 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.89% 96.27% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 401 359
Average daily rate £360 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 42
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Remedy
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) SystmOne
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) People Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Remedy