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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 67 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 7 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.72% 0.17% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.18% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Average daily rate £375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +8.66%
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
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 5 £400 - 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) DB2
5 7 (35.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) Migration
8 4 (20.00%) Clustering
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
9 3 (15.00%) Remedy
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (15.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (10.00%) People Management
10 2 (10.00%) AIX

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SystmOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) DB2
3 6 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (15.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (10.00%) PowerCenter
6 1 (5.00%) Easytrieve
6 1 (5.00%) IDMS
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Database Security
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) CA
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