The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 91 92 115
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 31 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.26% 1.52% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.59% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 17
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £431 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2369 2642 2779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.48% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1486 1531
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 240 226
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Essex +3 16 £300 -7.69% 1
Hertfordshire +3 9 £420 +20.00% 3
Bedfordshire - 3 £413 -
Suffolk 0 2 £425 +54.54% 1
East Anglia 0 1 £375 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 of England region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
3 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (34.69%) Clustering
4 17 (34.69%) Oracle
5 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (26.53%) Data Guard
6 13 (26.53%) High Availability
7 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
8 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
8 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
9 10 (20.41%) Windows
9 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 7 (14.29%) DB2
11 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.24%) Change Control
12 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (12.24%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (12.24%) zOS
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (10.20%) Automotive
13 5 (10.20%) RACF

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
5 7 (14.29%) DB2
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.04%) DB2 UDB
11 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
11 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 7 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.20%) Automotive
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 2 (4.08%) Advertising
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) zOS
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (26.53%) High Availability
3 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (12.24%) Change Control
4 6 (12.24%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (8.16%) Time Management
6 3 (6.12%) CRM
6 3 (6.12%) Data Management
6 3 (6.12%) DevOps
7 2 (4.08%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.04%) Case Management
8 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.04%) ERP
8 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing Engineering
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 12 (24.49%) T-SQL
3 11 (22.45%) Shell Script
4 10 (20.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
1 1 (2.04%) MCSA
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) RACF
1 5 (10.20%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Data Guard
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) RedGate
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Infor
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
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