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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 22 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 13 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.91% - 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.22% - 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £356
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +188.46%
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
180 167 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.74% 95.98% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 84 53
Median daily rate £413 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Vertica
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) ETL
6 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (23.53%) OLAP
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Big Data
7 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics
7 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (23.53%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) MySQL
9 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.76%) PHP
9 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
9 2 (11.76%) ERP
9 2 (11.76%) CRM
9 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) DMZ
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
3 4 (23.53%) Big Data
3 4 (23.53%) OLAP
3 4 (23.53%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) AIX
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
4 4 (23.53%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) R
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Vertica
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Tableau
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Kofax
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Talend
Chester, Cheshire
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