The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Database Administrator
Rank 122 101 119
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server DBA 3 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.86% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.92% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 3
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£320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 - -
SQL Server 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
2311 2070 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.74% 93.41% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1150 1237
Average daily rate £340 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 122 130
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

SQL Server DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SQL Server DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SQL Server 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 Server DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -9 3 £320 -20.00% 2
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
SQL Server DBA
England

SQL Server DBA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Database Security
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management

SQL Server DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) DTS
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Database Security
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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