The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 84 80 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 8 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.50% 1.25% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.34% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Average daily rate
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£378 £314 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -26.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £301 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.93%
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1473 1488 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 91.72% 93.17% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 797 607
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £80 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 115 142
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -32.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +14 1 £450 +45.16% 2
Lincolnshire +7 1 - - 2
Nottinghamshire -6 1 - - 4
Northamptonshire - - - -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited 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 DBA in their job title.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (25.00%) ETL
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Sybase
8 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) Toad
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (10.00%) BMC
9 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) DB2
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (10.00%) Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
9 2 (10.00%) Sybase ASA
9 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Anywhere
9 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region that cited 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase ASA
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Anywhere
5 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (5.00%) OLTP
6 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) HPUX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) JCL
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (5.00%) Mercator
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
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