The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 132 114 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 12 33 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 1.03% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.08% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 7
Average daily rate £375 £381 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +21.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+193.33% -55.55%
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
2867 3062 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.34% 95.84% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1938 1957 1414
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 176 161
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol -15 7 £375 -16.66% 2
Dorset - 4 £402 - 2
Devon - 1 £595 -
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 46 (88.46%) SQL
2 42 (80.77%) SQL Server
3 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (44.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (44.23%) PowerShell
5 21 (40.38%) Windows
6 20 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 18 (34.62%) Oracle
8 17 (32.69%) ETL
9 15 (28.85%) Linux
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
10 13 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (23.08%) Ingres
11 12 (23.08%) SAP
11 12 (23.08%) Identity Management
11 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
11 12 (23.08%) ETL Development
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (21.15%) CRM
13 10 (19.23%) Unix
13 10 (19.23%) SLA
13 10 (19.23%) SAP XI
13 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
13 10 (19.23%) SAP BI
13 10 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
13 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
13 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Apache
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (44.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database
5 13 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (23.08%) Ingres
7 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (19.23%) SAP BI
8 10 (19.23%) SAP Data Services
8 10 (19.23%) Xcelsius
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.23%) SAP XI
2 2 (3.85%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) BSON
3 1 (1.92%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) Clustering
2 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 10 (19.23%) Unix
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (32.69%) ETL
3 12 (23.08%) ETL Development
3 12 (23.08%) Identity Management
4 11 (21.15%) CRM
4 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (19.23%) DevOps
5 10 (19.23%) Dimensional Modelling
5 10 (19.23%) High Availability
5 10 (19.23%) SQL Optimisation
6 9 (17.31%) Database Security
6 9 (17.31%) Migration
7 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Open Source
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.85%) Business Transformation
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) SQL
2 23 (44.23%) PowerShell
3 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) MCSE
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) SAP
3 7 (13.46%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
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