The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 37 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.41% 0.87% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.91% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £30.90
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +23.78%
DBA
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 331 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 99.59% 95.94% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 178 153
Average daily rate £342 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 24
Average hourly rate £18.50 £31.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +107.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.38 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

DBA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle