The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 38 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.02% 1.80% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.96% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £455 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +11.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 612 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.03% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 332 419
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 12
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +109.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £16.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 12 (70.59%) Oracle Database
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) Compuware
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Python
9 2 (11.76%) MCSE
9 2 (11.76%) MCSA
9 2 (11.76%) AIX
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Database
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
3 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Ingres
6 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.88%) Kafka
2 1 (5.88%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 2 (11.76%) AIX
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.88%) logstash
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Compuware
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Progress