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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North West / Cheshire
Rank 42 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 0.53% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.57% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £344 £379 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.30% -5.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%

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
480 875 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.05% 92.69% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 550 422
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 57
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £20.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.48 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 - -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (77.78%) SQL
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
4 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) High Availability
5 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (37.04%) Database Mirroring
6 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Replication
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Banking
9 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
10 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
10 5 (18.52%) IIS
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
11 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database

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 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) IaaS
1 2 (7.41%) PaaS
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.70%) DB2
9 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Replication
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) HPUX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 10 (37.04%) Database Mirroring
3 10 (37.04%) High Availability
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (3.70%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.70%) Migration
8 1 (3.70%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.70%) Statistics
8 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) T-SQL
3 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.70%) COBOL
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) JCL
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) RACF
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Vertica
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