The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.31% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
316 270 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.83% 94.08% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 227 203
Median daily rate £450 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £145 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 25
Median hourly rate £17.43 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £75.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, SQL 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 Oxford region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft