The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 45 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.82% 1.44% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.51% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
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£363 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £316 £313
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.57 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +78.32%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 463 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.11% 95.07% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 282 274
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.25 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -4 3 £375 +25.00%
Witney - - - - 1
Banbury - - - -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) FTP
4 1 (20.00%) OLTP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) OLTP
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle