The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 66 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 7 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.86% 1.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.27% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £250 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £195 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £471 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
-13.24% -19.25%
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
754 1334 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.74% 94.01% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 725 603
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 64 65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.47 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £33.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 6 £250 -16.66% 2
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 3 (17.65%) Statistics
9 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
10 2 (11.76%) IBM
10 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Replication
10 2 (11.76%) Clustering
10 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (11.76%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) High Availability
11 1 (5.88%) Percona
11 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) DB2
5 1 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Statistics
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) MCTS
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Percona
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