The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / East Midlands
Rank 80 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 15 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.02% 0.64% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.67% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 10
Median daily rate £350 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.28%

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
1411 1502 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.92% 95.55% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 865 779
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 68 96
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.20 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £333 +10.83% 3
Northamptonshire -2 5 £388 +3.33%
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
3 13 (44.83%) Oracle
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) Replication
7 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
8 5 (17.24%) ETL
8 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Retail
8 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 4 (13.79%) Clustering
9 4 (13.79%) Linux
10 3 (10.34%) Windows
10 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (10.34%) Data Management
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
11 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
11 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.90%) MySQL
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.45%) Power BI
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Replication
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) HPUX
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.24%) Business Transformation
2 5 (17.24%) ETL
3 4 (13.79%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) PLM
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Korn
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat