The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 59 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 9 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 0.73% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.79% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 12
Average daily rate
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£419 £363 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £306 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £33.30 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-41.44% +46.37%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 632 703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.64% 92.40% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 287 332
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 75 125
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -24.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-7.26% -2.94%
DBA
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DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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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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
Cambridge -6 7 £413 +10.00% 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
4 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 1 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) UNIX
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (37.50%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
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