The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 213 224 230
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 30 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £430 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
7220 8201 9181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.58% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4216 5014 4892
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 382 436
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 11 £425 +3.03% 8
Kent +12 4 £400 +15.52% 1
Surrey +3 4 £394 -3.96% 2
Berkshire +15 3 £350 -6.66% 1
Oxfordshire -3 3 £400 +14.28% 3
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £363 -0.68% 2
West Sussex -15 1 £413 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, SQL DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 48 (90.57%) SQL Server
2 47 (88.68%) SQL
3 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
4 24 (45.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (39.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
7 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (22.64%) Replication
11 12 (22.64%) Clustering
11 12 (22.64%) Oracle
12 11 (20.75%) Windows
13 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
15 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
15 8 (15.09%) High Availability
16 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
16 7 (13.21%) Migration
16 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
16 7 (13.21%) Linux
16 7 (13.21%) Unix
16 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
16 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (11.32%) ITIL
17 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (11.32%) ETL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (90.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (45.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (39.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (32.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
9 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (7.55%) MySQL
11 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
12 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (3.77%) DTS
13 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
13 2 (3.77%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (3.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.89%) HTML
2 1 (1.89%) MDX
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.89%) SOAP
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Clustering
1 12 (22.64%) Replication
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) HACMP
5 1 (1.89%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 7 (13.21%) Unix
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (28.30%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.09%) High Availability
5 7 (13.21%) Migration
6 6 (11.32%) ETL
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
10 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.77%) Database Security
10 2 (3.77%) ETL Development
10 2 (3.77%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Optimisation
11 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) SQL
2 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
3 7 (13.21%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.77%) C#
5 1 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) MCITP
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCTS
5 1 (1.89%) OCP
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
5 1 (1.89%) IDERA
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) Remedy
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk
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