The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 77 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.21% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.54% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
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£356 £313 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -17.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £303 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £323 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -7.56%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1318 1109 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.14% 92.96% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 625 511
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 42 68
Average hourly rate £14.10 £12.00 £13.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.93 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.26 £20.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 13 £256 -14.58% 2
High Wycombe - 1 £413 - 3
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
1 22 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (56.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (56.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (53.33%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) UNIX
5 14 (46.67%) DB2
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle
7 12 (40.00%) Finance
7 12 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
8 11 (36.67%) Clustering
9 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Migration
13 4 (13.33%) Solaris
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
14 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (10.00%) Replication
14 3 (10.00%) MCTS
14 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
14 3 (10.00%) MCITP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) DB2
3 12 (40.00%) DB2 UDB
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (56.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (56.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) People Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) MCSA
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) MCTS
1 3 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
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