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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
England / South West
Rank 107 111 104
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 23 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.90% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.94% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 27
Median daily rate £338 £388 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £351 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
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 - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.33%

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
2468 2765 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.51% 95.64% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1615 1873 1865
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 161 178
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £375 -
Wiltshire +5 5 £315 -16.00% 1
Bristol 0 4 £329 -12.33% 2
Dorset -1 2 £388 -3.62% 1
Somerset -8 2 £350 -12.50% 1
SQL DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 West region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 64 (98.46%) SQL
2 55 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 35 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (47.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
6 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2014
7 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (27.69%) Windows
9 18 (27.69%) PowerShell
10 16 (24.62%) Clustering
10 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
10 16 (24.62%) High Availability
10 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (23.08%) SAN
11 15 (23.08%) Linux
12 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 13 (20.00%) Migration
12 13 (20.00%) Data Management
13 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
13 12 (18.46%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (18.46%) ETL
14 11 (16.92%) Unix
15 10 (15.38%) Ingres
15 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (15.38%) SQL Optimisation
15 10 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
15 10 (15.38%) Failover Clustering

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 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 35 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (47.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (32.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (18.46%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (15.38%) Ingres
9 10 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (10.77%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (10.77%) MySQL
11 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (6.15%) OLTP
12 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (4.62%) Data Mart
13 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
13 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
15 1 (1.54%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
2 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Clustering
2 9 (13.85%) Replication
3 5 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 15 (23.08%) Linux
3 11 (16.92%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) High Availability
1 16 (24.62%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (20.00%) Data Management
2 13 (20.00%) Migration
3 12 (18.46%) ETL
4 10 (15.38%) Data Encryption
4 10 (15.38%) SQL Optimisation
5 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.69%) Release Management
8 3 (4.62%) Scrum
8 3 (4.62%) Server Patching
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) T-SQL
3 18 (27.69%) PowerShell
4 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
5 5 (7.69%) VBScript
6 2 (3.08%) C#
6 2 (3.08%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) Perl
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) MCSA
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) ISO 14001
1 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) SAP
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
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