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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 91 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 29 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.37% 1.59% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.71% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 9
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£376 £418 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.88% +21.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £281 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.33%
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
1965 1935 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.64% 93.48% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1109 890
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 112 158
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.00 £39.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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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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
Southampton +9 12 £310 -8.62% 2
Havant -1 4 £450 -
Gosport - 2 - -
Hook - 2 £445 -
Fareham 0 1 - -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 36 (59.02%) Oracle
3 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
4 27 (44.26%) Oracle Database
5 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (27.87%) UNIX
6 17 (27.87%) Middleware
7 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
7 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (24.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
8 15 (24.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
9 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle Applications
10 13 (21.31%) WebLogic
10 13 (21.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (21.31%) Oracle RAC
11 12 (19.67%) PL/SQL
11 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
12 11 (18.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (18.03%) HPUX
12 11 (18.03%) Oracle EBS R12
13 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
13 10 (16.39%) Clustering
13 10 (16.39%) Windows
13 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 13 (21.31%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (4.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.64%) MediaWiki
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (22.95%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (4.92%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SQL Server
2 27 (44.26%) Oracle Database
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (24.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (22.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (14.75%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (11.48%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
9 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
10 4 (6.56%) MySQL
11 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (4.92%) DB2
11 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (1.64%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Middleware
2 15 (24.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Clustering
2 8 (13.11%) Replication
3 6 (9.84%) Statistics
4 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) UNIX
2 11 (18.03%) HPUX
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 9 (14.75%) Linux
5 5 (8.20%) AIX
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (16.39%) Load Balancing
4 9 (14.75%) Migration
5 8 (13.11%) Incident Management
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.84%) CRM
7 5 (8.20%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.92%) SOA
9 3 (4.92%) E-business
9 3 (4.92%) BCP
9 3 (4.92%) Time Management
9 3 (4.92%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (4.92%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Patch Management
9 3 (4.92%) Cutover Planning
9 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) SQL
2 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
3 12 (19.67%) PL/SQL
4 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.64%) Korn
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) MCTS
4 2 (3.28%) MCITP
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) MCP
4 2 (3.28%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) OCP
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.56%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.56%) VMware
4 4 (6.56%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) Siebel
6 1 (1.64%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) Pardot
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Remedy