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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 58 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.70% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £349 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.88% -
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
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
524 335 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.61% 93.31% 90.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 220 146
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 32
Median hourly rate £13.68 £12.25 £18.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.67% -35.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £20.50 £47.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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 Coventry region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Database Security
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft