The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 93 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.45% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £410 £393 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +16.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £387 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £399 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
- +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
SQL Server 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
1152 1347 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.60% 94.33% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 732 652
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 46 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £50.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 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
Cobham - 3 £385 -
SQL Server DBA
South East

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) Windows
6 4 (44.44%) OO
6 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (44.44%) VBScript
6 4 (44.44%) C#
6 4 (44.44%) C++
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
6 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (44.44%) Marketing
6 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
7 3 (33.33%) Database Security
7 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (33.33%) Red Gate
7 3 (33.33%) High Availability

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Database Security
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Red Gate
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Siebel
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