The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 28 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.76% 5.68% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 5.75% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 87 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.58% 98.86% 93.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 62 64
Average daily rate £388 £350 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 15
Average hourly rate £15.88 £11.38 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -36.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.56 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
DBA
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DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

DBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Database Security
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat