The first table below looks at the demand for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 22 July 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 West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 87 92 93
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.33% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.35% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Average daily rate
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£303 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £305 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £313 £301
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.29 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +46.30%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1536 1448 1786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.32% 94.27% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 760 1013
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 61 85
Average hourly rate £13.20 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.08 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £43.96 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
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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
Bradford +11 4 £275 -8.33%
Leeds - - - - 4
Wakefield - - - -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
3 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
3 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
6 15 (45.45%) Windows
6 15 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (30.30%) Clustering
8 10 (30.30%) SAN
8 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
8 10 (30.30%) QA
9 9 (27.27%) SLA
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
10 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (12.12%) Oracle
12 4 (12.12%) ETL
13 3 (9.09%) OLTP
13 3 (9.09%) NHS
13 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
13 3 (9.09%) SAP
13 3 (9.09%) DTS
13 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
13 3 (9.09%) Security Management
13 3 (9.09%) Information Security
13 3 (9.09%) Replication

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (9.09%) OLTP
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (9.09%) DTS
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) NHS
2 3 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (30.30%) Data Modelling
4 7 (21.21%) Data Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
6 3 (9.09%) Security Management
6 3 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (6.06%) Database Security
7 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) QA
2 9 (27.27%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Capita
5 1 (3.03%) Twitter