The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 48 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.21% 2.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 2.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £344 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
SQL DBA
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 411 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.66% 98.33% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 224 122
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £240 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 24
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) POSIX
1 1 (33.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle