The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 14 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.30% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 0.70% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +44.23%
DBA
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 143 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 95.40% 92.86% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 89 79
Median daily rate £400 £340 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.75 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £19.72 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Guildford region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas
4 2 (28.57%) Legato
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Foglight
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Sybase IQ

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
2 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (14.29%) DTS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Foglight
2 2 (28.57%) Legato
3 1 (14.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas
2 1 (14.29%) CommVault
2 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft