The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 120 117 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -53
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 26 30 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 1.01% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.06% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 44
Median daily rate £390 £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £254 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £444 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
SQL DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2812 2830 2397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.94% 95.38% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1936 1783 1525
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 132 129
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL DBA across the Yorkshire region.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL DBA across the Yorkshire region.

SQL DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL DBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
West Yorkshire +2 18 £427 +38.04% 7
North Yorkshire +8 5 £370 -10.30%
South Yorkshire -18 2 £356 +29.54% 1
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 18 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (40.48%) T-SQL
5 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 16 (38.10%) Replication
6 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (21.43%) .NET
9 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (16.67%) Migration
10 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Windows
11 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (14.29%) Clustering
11 6 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
12 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
12 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
12 5 (11.90%) High Availability
12 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
13 4 (9.52%) SAN
13 4 (9.52%) ITIL

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) DB2
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.38%) DTS
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 7
8 1 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
3 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Replication
2 6 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (16.67%) Migration
4 6 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
4 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.76%) Data Security
8 2 (4.76%) Database Mirroring
8 2 (4.76%) DevOps
8 2 (4.76%) ETL
8 2 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.38%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 37 (88.10%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) T-SQL
3 7 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) BMC
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) iManage
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