The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 73 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 21 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.47% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.42% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 4
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£350 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £135.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
-72.22% +232.75%
SQL DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1313 1177 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.08% 92.17% 91.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 707 676
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 45 61
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Cobham - 4 £405 - 1
Redhill - 4 £350 - 1
Epsom - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
SQL DBA
South East

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 34 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
4 25 (69.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
7 16 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (36.11%) Migration
9 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (33.33%) Data Migration
9 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (27.78%) Windows
12 8 (22.22%) OLTP
12 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
12 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (22.22%) MCTS
12 8 (22.22%) Degree
12 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
13 7 (19.44%) SCOM
13 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
13 7 (19.44%) Replication
13 7 (19.44%) BMC PATROL
13 7 (19.44%) BMC
13 7 (19.44%) ETL
14 6 (16.67%) ITIL
14 6 (16.67%) Clustering
14 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) SSH
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 25 (69.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (30.56%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.22%) OLTP
7 8 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.56%) SSDT
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
10 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Solaris
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (36.11%) Migration
3 12 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 11 (30.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
5 7 (19.44%) ETL
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) Logistics
7 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (11.11%) Database Security
8 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.33%) CRM
9 3 (8.33%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
10 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.11%) VBScript
4 4 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (22.22%) MCTS
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) MCDBA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (19.44%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) BMC
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 4 (11.11%) Red Gate
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Sun
7 1 (2.78%) Teradata
Cobham
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £360 - £395 per day
Posted: 24 days ago