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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 28 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.83% 3.35% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 3.61% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate £413 £168 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.26% -33.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 166 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.04% 92.74% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 94 55
Average daily rate £325 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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 16 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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