The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 104 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 33 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 1.11% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.16% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 15
Median daily rate £325 £386 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £316 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £50.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2615 3022 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 95.81% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1706 2034 2075
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 154 229
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Wiltshire +3 11 £375 +32.74% 3
Gloucestershire +11 7 £325 +71.05% 1
Devon +5 6 £308 -26.56%
Bristol -7 6 £323 -19.37% 4
Cornwall - 1 £355 -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) SQL
2 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
3 30 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (43.86%) T-SQL
6 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 19 (33.33%) Windows
8 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
9 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (28.07%) SAN
10 16 (28.07%) Linux
11 15 (26.32%) Clustering
12 14 (24.56%) Migration
12 14 (24.56%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (22.81%) High Availability
13 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
13 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (21.05%) Unix
14 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
14 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (19.30%) Data Management
15 11 (19.30%) Virtual Machines
15 11 (19.30%) Failover Clustering
15 11 (19.30%) Data Encryption
15 11 (19.30%) SQL Optimisation
15 11 (19.30%) ETL
15 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (19.30%) Ingres
16 9 (15.79%) VMware

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.51%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.07%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (85.96%) SQL Server
2 30 (52.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 17 (29.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (24.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (19.30%) Ingres
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (12.28%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (12.28%) MySQL
12 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (7.02%) OLTP
13 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (5.26%) Data Mart
14 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
14 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
16 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Toad
2 1 (1.75%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
3 4 (7.02%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Linux
3 12 (21.05%) Unix
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Migration
1 14 (24.56%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (22.81%) High Availability
3 11 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.30%) Data Encryption
3 11 (19.30%) Data Management
3 11 (19.30%) ETL
3 11 (19.30%) SQL Optimisation
4 7 (12.28%) Data Modelling
5 6 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 6 (10.53%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (7.02%) Server Patching
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (43.86%) T-SQL
3 18 (31.58%) PowerShell
4 13 (22.81%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.77%) VBScript
6 2 (3.51%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) MCSA
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) Failover Clustering
2 4 (7.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) VMware
3 8 (14.04%) SAP
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle
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