The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 51 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 3 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.51% 1.38% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.43% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate £291 £250 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £180 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £365 £775
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
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 700 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.79% 96.82% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 393 238
Average daily rate £400 £368 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 54
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.74 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 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
Cambridge -13 2 £291 +35.46% 2
Peterborough +13 1 - -
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) CRM
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (22.22%) QlikView
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Moodle
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) VBA
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (22.22%) FileMaker
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Moodle
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) FileMaker
3 2 (22.22%) QlikView
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sun
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