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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 101 104 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 17 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.55% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.58% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 20
Average daily rate £425 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.31% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £364 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
1964 1905 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.85% 95.01% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1367 1188 1092
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 77 68
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.43 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +1 13 £428 +31.53% 3
Wakefield - 3 £350 -
Pudsey - 1 £430 -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 30 (93.75%) SQL
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (46.88%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
4 14 (43.75%) Replication
5 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) .NET
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (18.75%) Database Optimisation
9 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 5 (15.63%) Migration
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
10 5 (15.63%) Clustering
10 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (12.50%) High Availability
11 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (9.38%) Firewall
12 3 (9.38%) SAN
12 3 (9.38%) Change Control
12 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) DTS
6 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (3.13%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Replication
2 5 (15.63%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) Database Optimisation
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) High Availability
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Change Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) Data Security
8 1 (3.13%) ETL
8 1 (3.13%) Information Management
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) T-SQL
3 7 (21.88%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) MCITP
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) BMC
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) iManage
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