The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 42 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+26 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 15 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.36% 0.40% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £338 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £395 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +1.40%
DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
601 950 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.50% 94.34% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 658 396
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 50
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.90 £44.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Warrington +13 10 £363 -
Chester +6 4 £300 -25.00%
Knutsford +14 1 £325 -7.14% 1
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cheshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 36 (73.47%) SQL
2 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
3 26 (53.06%) ETL
4 21 (42.86%) Linux
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
10 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
10 11 (22.45%) Finance
10 11 (22.45%) Vertica
11 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (18.37%) High Availability
12 9 (18.37%) Database Mirroring
12 9 (18.37%) Replication
12 9 (18.37%) Banking
13 8 (16.33%) Java
13 8 (16.33%) Tableau
13 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
13 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
15 6 (12.24%) Windows
15 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
16 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
16 5 (10.20%) OLAP

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (10.20%) IIS
1 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (16.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.20%) OLAP
6 5 (10.20%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.16%) Big Data
7 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (4.08%) DB2
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.20%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Replication
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.04%) Statistics
5 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) HPUX
4 2 (4.08%) zOS
5 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) ETL
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) Database Mirroring
6 9 (18.37%) High Availability
7 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.20%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (10.20%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (8.16%) Analytics
9 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.16%) Migration
10 3 (6.12%) CRM
10 3 (6.12%) ERP
10 3 (6.12%) Web Development
11 1 (2.04%) Change Management
11 1 (2.04%) ITIL
11 1 (2.04%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.33%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.16%) R
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.04%) COBOL
7 1 (2.04%) JCL
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (4.08%) OpenView
1 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) Vertica
3 8 (16.33%) Tableau
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle
4 5 (10.20%) Talend
5 4 (8.16%) Teradata
6 2 (4.08%) Cognos
6 2 (4.08%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.08%) Sybase
7 1 (2.04%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.04%) Greenplum
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Informatica
7 1 (2.04%) ParAccel
7 1 (2.04%) RainStor
Knutsford, Cheshire
Gibbs S3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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