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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 44 30
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.26% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £375 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%

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
382 367 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.86% 94.83% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 235 158
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £16.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) MDX
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle