The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 598 604 594
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior DBA 24 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.072% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.076% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 14
Median daily rate £325 £415 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +11.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £450 £335
% change year-on-year
-15.27% +34.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46983 50190 48389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.63% 95.01% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30991 32588 30029
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1528 1916 1961
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Senior DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
South East +18 7 £325 -27.77% 2
West Midlands - 7 - - 2
London -18 5 £325 -21.68% 2
South West +11 2 £381 - 2
North West +10 2 £469 -2.34% 6
Yorkshire +5 1 - - 2
Senior DBA
UK

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
3 35 (47.30%) Oracle
4 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database
4 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 17 (22.97%) Finance
7 16 (21.62%) Replication
7 16 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
8 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
9 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 13 (17.57%) High Availability
10 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (16.22%) SOA
11 11 (14.86%) Linux
11 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (14.86%) DevOps
12 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (13.51%) Data Guard
12 10 (13.51%) Clustering
12 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
12 10 (13.51%) ITIL
13 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
13 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.70%) IIS
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) SAN
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 27 (36.49%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (14.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.46%) Hadoop
9 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
10 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
10 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
11 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (4.05%) DB2
12 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.46%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.35%) Toad
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Automotive
6 1 (1.35%) French Language
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Streams
4 1 (1.35%) Middleware
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Replication
2 10 (13.51%) Clustering
3 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.35%) iPad
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Unix
4 4 (5.41%) AIX
4 4 (5.41%) Windows
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) zOS
7 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (17.57%) High Availability
3 12 (16.22%) SOA
4 11 (14.86%) DevOps
5 10 (13.51%) ITIL
6 9 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (12.16%) Database Security
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.46%) Capacity Management
8 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.46%) Migration
9 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (5.41%) Time Management
11 3 (4.05%) Change Control
11 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.05%) ETL
11 3 (4.05%) Patch Management
11 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.70%) ERP
12 2 (2.70%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
3 15 (20.27%) PowerShell
4 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.05%) C
7 2 (2.70%) C#
8 1 (1.35%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.35%) Korn
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.41%) OCP
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) IBM Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCITP
4 1 (1.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
1 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.70%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Data Guard
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (9.46%) Ambari
3 7 (9.46%) Puppet
3 7 (9.46%) SCOM
3 7 (9.46%) ZABBIX
4 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.16%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.41%) HP
4 4 (5.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.05%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) EMC
6 1 (1.35%) NetApp
6 1 (1.35%) Sun
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