The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 108 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 10 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.74% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.79% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 1
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£310 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.75% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.25 - £25.00
SQL Server 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
1832 1636 1255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.74% 93.11% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1078 635
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 64 70
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.33 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.02% +2.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server DBA in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA across the West Yorkshire region.

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Bradford - 7 £310 -
Leeds -23 3 £288 -11.53% 6
SQL Server DBA
Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (42.86%) Replication
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) SAN
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Data Management
8 3 (21.43%) ETL
8 3 (21.43%) Red Hat

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (21.43%) Data Mart
6 3 (21.43%) BODI
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Business Objects
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
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