The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 36 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 16 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.42% 1.03% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 1.06% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £298 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -19.25%
DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 471 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.67% 96.91% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 271 243
Median daily rate £383 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 35 21
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Gloucester +2 4 £375 +97.36%
Cheltenham -1 3 £380 -
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Gloucestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
4 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (60.00%) Unix
4 15 (60.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Solaris
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (28.00%) ERP
8 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (28.00%) E-business
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle ERP
8 7 (28.00%) High Availability
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
10 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (16.00%) Firewall
11 4 (16.00%) Endeca
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (16.00%) Network Security

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Unix
2 13 (52.00%) Solaris
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (28.00%) E-business
2 7 (28.00%) ERP
2 7 (28.00%) High Availability
3 5 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Data Guard
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) Endeca
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) hybris