The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 59 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.38% 1.13% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.19% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Median daily rate £360 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £369 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £473 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.57%
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
836 838 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.31% 94.80% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 590 578
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £270 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 42
Median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £90.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Bristol region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (66.67%) SQL
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 7 (33.33%) Ingres
5 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
6 6 (28.57%) SCCM
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) Clustering
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (23.81%) Server Patching
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (9.52%) Data Management
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
10 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 7 (33.33%) Ingres
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.76%) MS Access
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
8 1 (4.76%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Local Government
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
2 5 (23.81%) Server Patching
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
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