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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 61 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 40 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.39% 1.01% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.08% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 5
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£338 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +89.47%
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
1580 1385 1152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.38% 93.52% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 699 553
Average daily rate £351 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 132 133
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire +3 14 £325 -2.98% 7
Leicestershire +10 12 £325 - 1
Derbyshire - 6 £300 - 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £388 -
Lincolnshire +3 1 - -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (35.42%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (22.92%) Windows
5 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (18.75%) Oracle
8 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
8 8 (16.67%) MySQL
8 8 (16.67%) Linux
8 8 (16.67%) ETL
9 7 (14.58%) UNIX
9 7 (14.58%) High Availability
10 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (12.50%) Finance
11 5 (10.42%) Replication
11 5 (10.42%) Clustering
11 5 (10.42%) Statistics
11 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (8.33%) Database Tuning
12 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (8.33%) Database Security
12 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
12 4 (8.33%) SLA
13 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
13 3 (6.25%) DB2

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (16.67%) MySQL
7 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (6.25%) DB2
9 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.08%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (2.08%) QlikView
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) POSIX
1 2 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (2.08%) JSON
2 1 (2.08%) STL
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Replication
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
1 5 (10.42%) Statistics
2 3 (6.25%) Open Source
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) HACMP
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.08%) zOS
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (16.67%) ETL
4 7 (14.58%) High Availability
5 5 (10.42%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 4 (8.33%) Database Security
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Benchmarking
8 2 (4.17%) UML
9 1 (2.08%) OOP
9 1 (2.08%) CRM
9 1 (2.08%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.08%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (2.08%) Inmon Methodology
9 1 (2.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.17%) C#
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) PHP
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.08%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) OCP
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau
4 1 (2.08%) Percona
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
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