The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 12 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 16 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.46% - 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.19% - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
-13.24% -19.25%
DBA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
143 149 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.46% 92.55% 91.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 103 44
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £521 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 26
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -58.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Chester

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Chester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 19 (79.17%) Linux
4 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (50.00%) ETL
6 10 (41.67%) Vertica
7 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
8 7 (29.17%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (20.83%) R
10 5 (20.83%) Tableau
11 4 (16.67%) Big Data
11 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
11 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 4 (16.67%) Analytics
11 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 4 (16.67%) OLAP
12 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
13 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
13 2 (8.33%) Network Security
13 2 (8.33%) Talend
13 2 (8.33%) Digital Media

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.67%) Big Data
4 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (16.67%) OLAP
4 4 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) ETL
3 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) R
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Vertica
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Tableau
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) Talend
5 1 (4.17%) Greenplum
5 1 (4.17%) ParAccel
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago