The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West 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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 149 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £286 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £330 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £357 £369
% change year-on-year
-1.82% -3.32%
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2959 3903 3098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.07% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1952 2331 1831
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 189 181
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SQL Server DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Cheshire +16 3 £300 -25.00%
Manchester -2 3 £273 -27.33% 2
Lancashire -7 1 £110 -68.57% 1
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 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 North West region featuring SQL Server DBA in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (57.69%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (26.92%) Migration
6 7 (26.92%) VMware
6 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (19.23%) ETL
8 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (15.38%) Replication
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Licensing
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (11.54%) Software Licensing
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SQL Server DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.69%) Ingres
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) LAMP
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Licensing
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Software Licensing
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) CRM
8 1 (3.85%) Database Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) ERP
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.85%) ITSM
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) iManage
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
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