The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 98 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 21 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.16% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.24% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 4
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£385 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.92% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £208 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £380 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 - £26.00
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

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
1834 1611 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.25% 93.23% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1222 1069 620
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 56
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
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 2 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 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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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
Leeds -10 16 £385 +23.20% 8
Bradford -15 2 - - 2
Huddersfield - 1 - -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
3 17 (54.84%) Oracle
4 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
5 15 (48.39%) Migration
6 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) Data Mart
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
8 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (32.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 9 (29.03%) ETL
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (25.81%) Replication
11 7 (22.58%) BODI
11 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
11 7 (22.58%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
11 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (19.35%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
12 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (19.35%) Data Management
13 5 (16.13%) VMware

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) Data Mart
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database 11g
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
3 10 (32.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (22.58%) BODI
7 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
10 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
1 3 (9.68%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Migration
2 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (29.03%) ETL
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) Data Management
6 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
8 3 (9.68%) Release Management
8 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
10 1 (3.23%) High Availability
10 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
3 7 (22.58%) PowerShell
3 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) Korn
4 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Business Objects
3 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
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