The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 40 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.09% 6.15% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 6.31% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £329
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.94% +63.46%
SQL DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
350 444 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.63% 97.58% 91.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 331 70
Average daily rate £375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £424 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Taunton -3 3 £350 - 2
SQL DBA
South West

SQL DBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Web Services
5 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (41.67%) CRM
7 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Database Security
9 2 (16.67%) DevOps
9 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (16.67%) SLA
9 2 (16.67%) Citrix
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (8.33%) Finance
10 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle
10 1 (8.33%) Windows
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
10 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
10 1 (8.33%) Statistics
10 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (8.33%) Release Management

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Database Security
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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