The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 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 Sheffield 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 23 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.10% 6.63% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 7.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £320 £318
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +0.78%
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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 178 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.58% 90.82% 91.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 111 93
Average daily rate £350 £308 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 20
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +99.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.44 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
SQL DBA
South Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Replication

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft