The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL Server DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 34 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.00% 1.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.57% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate £338 £185 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.18% -25.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
331 319 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.57% 93.00% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 184 122
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 41 12
Average hourly rate £13.71 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 3 £425 +129.41% 1
Rotherham - 2 £250 - 1
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) DTV
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
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