The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 54 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.75% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.43 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.52% -
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 326 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.62% 92.09% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 218 167
Median daily rate £400 £339 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £488 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Coventry region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (11.11%) CRM

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (11.11%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Netezza