The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 101 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 12 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.77% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.82% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 14
Median daily rate £500 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -19.25%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2032 2305 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.41% 93.02% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 1316 1134
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 105 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.09 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Bracknell -1 6 £500 +66.66%
Maidenhead - 1 £425 -
Slough - 1 - -
Thatcham - 1 - -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle
3 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) ETL
6 7 (21.21%) Migration
6 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (21.21%) ERP
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (18.18%) Database Security
7 6 (18.18%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) Unix
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Teradata
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) Replication
8 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) PHP
8 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
8 5 (15.15%) Service Management
8 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
8 5 (15.15%) ITSM
8 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
8 5 (15.15%) OrientDB
8 5 (15.15%) Neo4j
8 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (15.15%) Relational Database

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.03%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 1 (3.03%) Infor M3
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (51.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.21%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (15.15%) Neo4j
5 5 (15.15%) OrientDB
5 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
5 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (6.06%) Big Data
8 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) ProC
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.06%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.03%) Ehcache
3 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.03%) JMS
3 1 (3.03%) JPA
3 1 (3.03%) MDX
3 1 (3.03%) Spring
3 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.06%) FMCG
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) AIX
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ETL
2 7 (21.21%) ERP
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Database Security
4 5 (15.15%) ITSM
4 5 (15.15%) Line Management
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) Service Management
5 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.12%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) PHP
2 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) OCP
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) ServiceNow
3 5 (15.15%) Teradata
4 2 (6.06%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) RedGate
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.03%) VMware