The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had SQL DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Database Administrator
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 82 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 16 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 0.71% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 0.74% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Median daily rate £340 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £390 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +17.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1374 1885 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.42% 95.35% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 1242 1118
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Leeds +8 15 £335 -10.66% 8
Bradford - 1 £350 -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle
5 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (30.77%) Windows
9 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
11 5 (19.23%) Replication
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 5 (19.23%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
12 4 (15.38%) MCTS
12 4 (15.38%) MCITP
12 4 (15.38%) Linux
12 4 (15.38%) MCDBA
12 4 (15.38%) VMware
12 4 (15.38%) Clustering
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (15.38%) ETL
13 3 (11.54%) Unix
13 3 (11.54%) Solaris

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 14 (53.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
8 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (7.69%) Big Data
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.85%) DB2
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Fintech
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) ETL
3 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.85%) Database Theory
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) MCDBA
3 4 (15.38%) MCITP
3 4 (15.38%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau