The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 49 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.43% 1.20% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.24% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £40.57 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +54.55%
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
428 241 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.84% 96.02% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 124 190
Average daily rate £375 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £447 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 47
Average hourly rate £36.25 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.87% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.70 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £88.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - - - -
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle