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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 92 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 13 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.79% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.10% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
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 £196 £325 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -19.25%
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
1583 1539 1507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.11% 96.19% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1025 922 772
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 98 107
Median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.46% -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £22.50 £37.50
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 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
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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -17 6 £256 -31.66% 3
Leicestershire +4 2 £406 -4.41% 1
Northamptonshire -8 1 £190 -50.96% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Oracle
3 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Clustering
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (13.04%) High Availability
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
9 3 (13.04%) OCP
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (13.04%) Replication
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (8.70%) VMware

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 (4.35%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) GIS
7 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.35%) Power BI
7 1 (4.35%) Spatial Data
7 1 (4.35%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (13.04%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Database Security
4 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) OCP
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) CA
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) ESRI
3 1 (4.35%) Percona
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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