The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £203 -
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 £38.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -8.57%
DBA
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
375 354 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.91% 96.72% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 223 198
Median daily rate £413 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.38 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -45.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

DBA Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 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 Cambridge region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL