The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 117 94 108
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 4 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.16% 1.33% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.43% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £180 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £40.57 £24.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% +63.91%
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
2250 2029 2566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.14% 93.20% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1123 1323
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 118 123
Average hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -6 4 £275 -31.25% 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) DTS
10 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 6 (18.75%) Clustering
12 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
12 4 (12.50%) Finance
12 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
13 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (6.25%) Project Management
14 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
14 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
14 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
14 2 (6.25%) SLA
14 2 (6.25%) Capita
14 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
14 2 (6.25%) QA
14 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (25.00%) DTS
7 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) DTV
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
1 4 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
3 2 (6.25%) Database Security
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
3 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Capita
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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