The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 51 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 5 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.87% 0.80% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.84% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 14
Median daily rate £308 £313 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -33.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £263 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £343 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.80% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
SQL DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
566 834 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 97.92% 95.42% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 569 487
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 30
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales +15 5 £308 +9.33%
SQL DBA
UK

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Wales region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Ingres
6 1 (11.11%) RDBMS

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (11.11%) Ingres
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft