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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 46 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 1 26 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.28% 5.83% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 6.02% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 21 0
Average daily rate
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- £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £305
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
344 432 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 97.73% 96.86% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 312 83
Average daily rate £340 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 26
Average hourly rate £24.59 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.95% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.18 £33.84 £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (10.00%) Statistics
7 1 (10.00%) Release Management
7 1 (10.00%) DTS
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft