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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 92 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 32 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.49% 2.81% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 3.07% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 22
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £240 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +88.88%
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
1951 1726 1304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.62% 91.37% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1089 954 686
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 105 149
Average hourly rate £16.16 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Gosport - 9 - - 2
Havant +6 6 £400 -9.09%
Portsmouth -4 3 £298 +38.37% 2
Southampton -18 1 £263 -7.89% 3
Basingstoke -19 1 - -
Fareham - - - -
Andover - - - - 2
Winchester - - - - 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 42 (80.77%) Oracle
2 38 (73.08%) SQL
3 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
4 30 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 30 (57.69%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (51.92%) WebLogic
6 26 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 25 (48.08%) Oracle EBS
8 23 (44.23%) Oracle Applications
9 22 (42.31%) Shell Script
10 21 (40.38%) UNIX
10 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
10 21 (40.38%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
11 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (38.46%) Middleware
12 19 (36.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 17 (32.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 16 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
15 15 (28.85%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (26.92%) Data Guard
16 14 (26.92%) Load Balancing
16 14 (26.92%) AIX
16 14 (26.92%) HPUX
16 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
17 13 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
18 12 (23.08%) SOA
18 12 (23.08%) Windows
18 12 (23.08%) Oracle 10gAS
19 11 (21.15%) Incident Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 27 (51.92%) WebLogic
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (44.23%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (28.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
2 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 13 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 10 (19.23%) SQLPlus
5 10 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (13.46%) RDBMS
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (13.46%) Relational Database
7 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (7.69%) MySQL
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.77%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Toad
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Middleware
2 19 (36.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.77%) WebCenter
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Replication
1 8 (15.38%) Statistics
2 3 (5.77%) HACMP
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Life Science
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (40.38%) UNIX
2 14 (26.92%) AIX
2 14 (26.92%) HPUX
3 12 (23.08%) Windows
4 10 (19.23%) Linux
5 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (26.92%) Load Balancing
4 12 (23.08%) SOA
5 11 (21.15%) Incident Management
6 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.62%) CRM
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.77%) E-business
9 3 (5.77%) Use Case
10 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) Change Management
10 2 (3.85%) BCP
10 2 (3.85%) High Availability
11 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (1.92%) DevOps
11 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 26 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 22 (42.31%) Shell Script
4 8 (15.38%) Korn
5 7 (13.46%) Perl
6 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) OCP
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (32.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (26.92%) Data Guard
3 5 (9.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.92%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) Siebel
5 3 (5.77%) IBM
6 2 (3.85%) VMware
7 1 (1.92%) Endeca
7 1 (1.92%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.92%) Remedy