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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 25 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.66% 2.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£263 £315 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.57 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +78.32%
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
177 189 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 97.79% 92.65% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 103 71
Average daily rate £338 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £177 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £433 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.90 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (25.00%) DTS
6 3 (25.00%) ETL
6 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (16.67%) Firmware
7 2 (16.67%) Workflow
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Replication
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (25.00%) DTS
6 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (8.33%) MS Access
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
1 2 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Database Security
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) CommVault
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat