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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 94 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a SQL DBA 46 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.56% 0.38% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.41% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 18
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£375 £328 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.50% +23.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £379 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £316
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.57
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
2745 2204 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.83% 93.83% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1336 1064
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 115 123
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.11 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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
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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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 +12 37 £375 +23.96% 13
South Yorkshire -6 4 £300 -17.24% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £363 - 2
SQL DBA
England

SQL DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 70 (95.89%) SQL
2 61 (83.56%) SQL Server
3 40 (54.79%) Oracle
4 39 (53.42%) T-SQL
5 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (34.25%) Windows
7 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
7 23 (31.51%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (28.77%) Oracle Database
10 20 (27.40%) Migration
11 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (20.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (19.18%) Data Mart
13 13 (17.81%) Finance
14 12 (16.44%) ETL
14 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (16.44%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
15 11 (15.07%) ITIL
15 11 (15.07%) Replication
15 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2000
16 10 (13.70%) Shell Script
16 10 (13.70%) VMware
16 10 (13.70%) Clustering
16 10 (13.70%) Release Management
16 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) SAN
2 3 (4.11%) Firewall
2 3 (4.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (83.56%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (28.77%) Oracle Database
5 15 (20.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (20.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (19.18%) Data Mart
7 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (10.96%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (10.96%) BODI
11 8 (10.96%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
13 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
14 2 (2.74%) Sybase ASE
14 2 (2.74%) Sybase IQ
15 1 (1.37%) DTS
15 1 (1.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.11%) Subversion
2 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Games
3 2 (2.74%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.37%) Law
4 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 3 (4.11%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) LINQ
3 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Replication
2 10 (13.70%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Windows 2000 Server
3 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) Linux
4 7 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.11%) UNIX
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (27.40%) Migration
3 12 (16.44%) ETL
4 11 (15.07%) ITIL
5 10 (13.70%) Release Management
6 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.59%) Data Management
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
9 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.48%) High Availability
11 3 (4.11%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.11%) Database Mirroring
11 3 (4.11%) Data Migration
11 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (4.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (95.89%) SQL
2 39 (53.42%) T-SQL
3 10 (13.70%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.59%) Korn
5 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) SCCM
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
1 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) Oracle
2 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.70%) VMware
4 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.11%) Citrix
5 3 (4.11%) NetApp
6 2 (2.74%) Sybase
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago