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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 111 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 11 42 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 1.86% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.95% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 1
Median daily rate £425 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £359 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.92% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £135.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -72.22%
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
1923 2155 1605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.83% 95.65% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1490 990
Median daily rate £400 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 88 70
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.25 £9.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -31 4 £438 +16.66% 3
Halifax +6 2 £425 -
Bradford +4 2 - -
SQL DBA
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
3 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Replication
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) Migration
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) DB2
9 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 5 (17.86%) Clustering
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (14.29%) SCOM
10 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (14.29%) Firewall
10 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (14.29%) DTS
10 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
11 3 (10.71%) Change Control
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) DB2
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (14.29%) DTS
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (7.14%) Big Data
7 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.57%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
1 2 (7.14%) MCSE
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) Sybase
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds