The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 92 101 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -54
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 21 24 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.12% 1.17% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.28% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 40
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £366
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +8.66%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1775 1881 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.77% 91.71% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1040 885
Average daily rate £380 £368 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 105
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Farnborough +14 6 £425 +17.24% 1
Portsmouth -3 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £375 - 1
Andover - 2 £575 - 1
Havant +7 1 £425 +6.25%
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 36 (46.75%) Security Cleared
3 31 (40.26%) Linux
4 30 (38.96%) Unix
5 25 (32.47%) Oracle
6 22 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 21 (27.27%) AIX
8 20 (25.97%) DB2
8 20 (25.97%) Red Hat
8 20 (25.97%) Hadoop
8 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
9 19 (24.68%) Neo4j
9 19 (24.68%) HACMP
9 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
10 18 (23.38%) IBM
11 17 (22.08%) ClearCase
11 17 (22.08%) ClearQuest
11 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
12 16 (20.78%) IBM InfoSphere
12 16 (20.78%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (19.48%) Change Data Capture
14 12 (15.58%) Replication
15 11 (14.29%) MySQL
15 11 (14.29%) Statistics
15 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
17 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
18 8 (10.39%) Data Centre
18 8 (10.39%) Data Guard

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.30%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DHCP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 20 (25.97%) DB2
2 20 (25.97%) Hadoop
3 19 (24.68%) Neo4j
3 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
4 16 (20.78%) IBM InfoSphere
4 16 (20.78%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (14.29%) MySQL
6 6 (7.79%) MariaDB
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) ClearCase
1 17 (22.08%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) PostGIS
2 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (2.60%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) HACMP
2 12 (15.58%) Replication
3 11 (14.29%) Statistics
4 8 (10.39%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.90%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.26%) Linux
2 30 (38.96%) Unix
3 22 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (27.27%) AIX
5 4 (5.19%) Solaris
6 2 (2.60%) Windows
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Change Data Capture
2 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (10.39%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.39%) High Availability
3 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.79%) Migration
5 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.90%) Data Modelling
6 3 (3.90%) ETL
6 3 (3.90%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Analytics
7 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.60%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (2.60%) ETL Development
7 2 (2.60%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (1.30%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.30%) System Testing
8 1 (1.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.84%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL
3 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.49%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.19%) Ruby
5 4 (5.19%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) C
7 1 (1.30%) Java
7 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Security Cleared
2 20 (25.97%) DV Cleared
3 17 (22.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.90%) DBS Check
4 3 (3.90%) OCA
4 3 (3.90%) OCP
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Oracle
2 20 (25.97%) Red Hat
3 18 (23.38%) IBM
4 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.30%) IFS
5 1 (1.30%) VMware