The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 43 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.35% - 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 £57.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
SQL DBA
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
477 404 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.35% 92.24% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 301 144
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £260 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.92 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £16.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Sheffield region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (25.00%) Server Building
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Statistics
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) Clustering
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (16.67%) High Availability
7 2 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) Fintech
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Big Data
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (8.33%) Sybase IQ
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Fintech
2 2 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ETL
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (25.00%) Server Building
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase