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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 128 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 14 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.56% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.58% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 36
Median daily rate £325 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £455 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
2794 2931 3050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.97% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1794 1869
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 168 192
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.49 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 May 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 May 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
Bristol +1 6 £325 -26.13% 3
Gloucestershire +7 2 £300 -25.00% 6
Dorset -7 2 £388 +40.90% 1
Wiltshire +1 1 £325 +8.33% 2
Devon - 1 - -
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 14 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) SAN
8 7 (25.00%) Ingres
8 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (25.00%) Unix
8 7 (25.00%) Clustering
9 6 (21.43%) Server Patching
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (21.43%) SCCM
10 5 (17.86%) Replication
10 5 (17.86%) Migration
10 5 (17.86%) ETL
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
12 3 (10.71%) Open Source
12 3 (10.71%) Data Management

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 1 (3.57%) Commerce Server
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP R/3
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (25.00%) Ingres
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (7.14%) SAP BI
10 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.57%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Basis
1 1 (3.57%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.57%) SAP XI
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Replication
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 6 (21.43%) Server Patching
3 5 (17.86%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Data Management
4 3 (10.71%) High Availability
4 3 (10.71%) Open Source
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Shell Script
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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