The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank - 23 41
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 3.37% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.53% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £40.57 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+15.23% +27.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 170 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 94.14% 95.51% 98.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 84 128
Average daily rate £350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.88 £14.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% -28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £25.20 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

DBA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EMC
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle