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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 203 212 193
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 73 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.37% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.40% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 24 26
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£350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £493 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
-72.22% +232.75%
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
9331 8415 8134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.63% 92.14% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4301
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 410 498
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Surrey +13 21 £350 +7.69% 5
Hampshire +1 21 £381 -14.32% 8
West Sussex - 8 £335 - 2
Berkshire -4 7 £400 -5.88% 10
Buckinghamshire -9 7 £269 -10.41% 5
Oxfordshire -21 4 £378 +7.85% 1
East Sussex -2 2 £425 -
Kent -1 1 £325 -16.12% 3
Middlesex - 1 £400 -
Sussex - 1 £325 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 105 (92.92%) SQL
2 102 (90.27%) SQL Server
3 56 (49.56%) T-SQL
4 49 (43.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (40.71%) Performance Tuning
6 45 (39.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (38.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
9 40 (35.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (23.01%) Windows
11 24 (21.24%) Migration
11 24 (21.24%) Replication
12 21 (18.58%) Oracle
13 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
14 18 (15.93%) Clustering
14 18 (15.93%) Finance
15 17 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (13.27%) Data Migration
16 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (12.39%) Capacity Planning
17 14 (12.39%) Performance Monitoring
18 12 (10.62%) MCTS
18 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2005
19 10 (8.85%) VMware
19 10 (8.85%) SCOM
19 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
20 9 (7.96%) OLTP
20 9 (7.96%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.88%) WordPress
3 1 (0.88%) Lync
3 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (8.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) SAN
2 2 (1.77%) SSH
2 2 (1.77%) FTP
2 2 (1.77%) NAS
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (90.27%) SQL Server
2 49 (43.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (39.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (38.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 40 (35.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (10.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (7.96%) OLTP
9 8 (7.08%) RDBMS
9 8 (7.08%) Relational Database
10 7 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database
12 5 (4.42%) MySQL
13 4 (3.54%) Big Data
14 2 (1.77%) SSDT
14 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
15 1 (0.88%) DTS
15 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
3 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) .NET
2 3 (2.65%) XML
3 1 (0.88%) PostGIS
3 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.24%) Replication
2 18 (15.93%) Clustering
3 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (1.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.01%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.42%) UNIX
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.54%) Solaris
5 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (21.24%) Migration
3 17 (15.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (13.27%) Data Migration
5 14 (12.39%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (12.39%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (7.08%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.08%) ITIL
6 8 (7.08%) ETL
7 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.31%) CRM
7 6 (5.31%) Data Modelling
7 6 (5.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.31%) Database Mirroring
8 5 (4.42%) High Availability
8 5 (4.42%) Database Security
8 5 (4.42%) Logistics
9 4 (3.54%) OO
9 4 (3.54%) Change Management
9 4 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 105 (92.92%) SQL
2 56 (49.56%) T-SQL
3 19 (16.81%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.31%) C#
5 4 (3.54%) VBScript
6 3 (2.65%) C++
6 3 (2.65%) Java
7 2 (1.77%) Python
8 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.62%) MCTS
3 9 (7.96%) Degree
4 5 (4.42%) MCITP
5 3 (2.65%) MCSA
5 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) MCP
6 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.77%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) SCOM
2 8 (7.08%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.58%) Oracle
3 10 (8.85%) VMware
4 8 (7.08%) BMC
5 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.54%) Red Gate
6 2 (1.77%) Symantec
6 2 (1.77%) Sun
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.88%) Teradata
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