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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 89 96 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 39 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 0.18% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.19% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £46.75 £40.57
% change year-on-year
-19.78% +15.23%
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
2141 1591 1487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.90% 93.81% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 975 793
Average daily rate £363 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £213 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 72 75
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -24.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

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 September 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 September 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 - 35 £375 - 4
Bradford -8 4 £325 +18.18%
Halifax - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 51 (85.00%) SQL Server
3 41 (68.33%) T-SQL
4 38 (63.33%) Oracle
5 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 24 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (36.67%) Migration
7 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 20 (33.33%) Windows
8 20 (33.33%) Release Management
9 18 (30.00%) MongoDB
10 14 (23.33%) Data Mart
10 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
11 13 (21.67%) ETL
12 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
15 8 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
15 8 (13.33%) BODI
15 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (11.67%) Korn
16 7 (11.67%) Data Management
16 7 (11.67%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
16 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
16 7 (11.67%) Shell Script

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database
5 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (23.33%) Data Mart
6 10 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (13.33%) BODI
9 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.67%) MySQL
12 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.00%) Subversion
2 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Migration
2 20 (33.33%) Release Management
3 13 (21.67%) ETL
4 12 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (11.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.67%) Data Management
6 6 (10.00%) DevOps
7 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL
9 3 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (3.33%) Database Mirroring
10 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.33%) Kanban
10 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (3.33%) High Availability
11 1 (1.67%) Analytics
11 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) SQL
2 41 (68.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
4 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.67%) Korn
5 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Oracle
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat