The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank - 10 34
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 0 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 10.75% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - 11.49% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 4
Average daily rate
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- £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.90 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+21.35% -15.91%
DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
203 174 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 94.86% 93.55% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 80 105
Average daily rate £350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £253 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 22
Average hourly rate £13.13 £12.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.24% -3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £175.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

DBA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited 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 DBA in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP