The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 213 167 192
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +25
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 45 62 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.79% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 26
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£375 £295 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £215 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £46.75 £30.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.83% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
SQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8981 7849 7624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.31% 91.97% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4988 4174 3698
Average daily rate £375 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 442 656
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Surrey +5 20 £375 +15.38% 5
Buckinghamshire -12 7 £325 -21.21%
Hampshire -25 7 £400 +60.00% 8
Kent +1 5 £394 -25.00%
Berkshire -9 3 £385 +36.88% 1
West Sussex -8 1 £338 +80.00% 3
Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 75 (88.24%) SQL
2 74 (87.06%) SQL Server
3 40 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (31.76%) T-SQL
5 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
7 21 (24.71%) Windows
7 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (24.71%) Performance Tuning
8 20 (23.53%) Oracle
9 17 (20.00%) SCOM
9 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 17 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (17.65%) Migration
10 15 (17.65%) Replication
11 13 (15.29%) BMC
11 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (14.12%) OLTP
12 12 (14.12%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
13 11 (12.94%) Data Guard
13 11 (12.94%) Clustering
13 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
14 10 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (11.76%) MCTS
15 9 (10.59%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (10.59%) ITIL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.18%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) SAN
2 1 (1.18%) SSH
2 1 (1.18%) NAS
2 1 (1.18%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (87.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 12 (14.12%) OLTP
8 11 (12.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (10.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (10.59%) RDBMS
9 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
10 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (9.41%) SQLPlus
11 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (5.88%) OLAP
12 5 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (4.71%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (4.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (5.88%) Toad
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (7.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 2 (2.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Replication
2 11 (12.94%) Clustering
3 5 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.88%) Statistics
4 3 (3.53%) HACMP
5 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) AIX
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.71%) Linux
4 3 (3.53%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.71%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (17.65%) Migration
4 9 (10.59%) ITIL
5 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.88%) Performance Management
6 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 3 (3.53%) High Availability
7 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.35%) BCP
8 2 (2.35%) Project Management
8 2 (2.35%) SOA
8 2 (2.35%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.35%) Kanban
8 2 (2.35%) ITSM
8 2 (2.35%) Logistics
8 2 (2.35%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.18%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (88.24%) SQL
2 27 (31.76%) T-SQL
3 11 (12.94%) PL/SQL
4 9 (10.59%) PowerShell
5 5 (5.88%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) C#
5 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.88%) Korn
6 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.76%) MCTS
4 9 (10.59%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.53%) Degree
7 2 (2.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (20.00%) SCOM
2 11 (12.94%) Data Guard
3 5 (5.88%) SCCM
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (3.53%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle
3 13 (15.29%) BMC
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.35%) HP
7 1 (1.18%) Dell
7 1 (1.18%) Symantec
7 1 (1.18%) VMware
7 1 (1.18%) Endeca
7 1 (1.18%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.18%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase
7 1 (1.18%) Sun
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