The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 43 67 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 0.17% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.18% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 9
Median daily rate £315 £250 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -46.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £250 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
SQL DBA
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
460 570 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.25% 97.60% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 432 412
Median daily rate £373 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.70 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +19.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +10 5 £315 +26.00% 1
SQL DBA
Wales

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Wales region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (18.18%) Replication
7 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) AIX
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (9.09%) Ingres
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft