The table below looks at the statistics for the Development DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Database Administrator
Rank 148 - 205
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Development DBA 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% - 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £393 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.91% -4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £55.00 -
Development DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Development DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Development DBA in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Development DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Development DBA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Development DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Development DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Development DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Development DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Development DBA in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) VLDB
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC

Development DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Development DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Development DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) VLDB
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
1 3 (42.86%) Data Security
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) WorldPay