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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 34 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 13 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.58% 0.43% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 0.45% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 13
Median daily rate £350 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.07% +2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +8.57%

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
342 441 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.21% 94.84% 97.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 252 268
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £248 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 22 39
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +84.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £56.53 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Cheltenham - 8 £288 -
Gloucester - 2 £406 -
Filton - 1 - -
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (34.78%) MySQL
4 8 (34.78%) Unix
5 7 (30.43%) Replication
5 7 (30.43%) Migration
5 7 (30.43%) High Availability
6 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
6 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
7 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
7 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
8 4 (17.39%) Windows
8 4 (17.39%) Solaris
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.04%) VBScript
9 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
9 3 (13.04%) SAN

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 (8.70%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MySQL
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (30.43%) High Availability
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
5 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.70%) E-business
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Database Optimisation
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) VBScript
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Teradata
4 1 (4.35%) SAP