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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 62 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 16 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.73% 0.53% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 0.55% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 11
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £365 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.63%
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
874 902 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.28% 94.75% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 551 409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £517 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% -1.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £33.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Chester - 8 £413 -
Warrington - 3 £355 -
Knutsford - 2 £369 -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Vertica
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (24.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) DB2
6 5 (20.00%) ETL
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (16.00%) Big Data
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (16.00%) OLAP
7 4 (16.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) AIX
8 3 (12.00%) C++
8 3 (12.00%) COBOL
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g

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 1 (4.00%) Liferay
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DMZ
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.00%) DB2
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (16.00%) Big Data
4 4 (16.00%) OLAP
4 4 (16.00%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 2 (8.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) ETL
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Analytics
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) COBOL
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) R
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
1 7 (28.00%) Vertica
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Kofax
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.00%) RainStor
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Talend
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata
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