The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 64 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 10 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.15% 1.06% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.11% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
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£325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.57 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +88.69%
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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
812 631 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.01% 95.32% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 342 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £150.70 £18.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
7 2 (13.33%) R
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (13.33%) Clustering

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) R
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) VB
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
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