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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 71 65 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.14% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £410 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +22.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £40.57 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% +63.91%
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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
759 689 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.34% 93.49% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 324 325
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £206 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 63 58
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £23.25 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 27 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP