The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North West / Lancashire
Rank 38 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% 0.78% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.82% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £377 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 367 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 92.55% 94.83% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 246 273
Median daily rate £350 £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £750 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 24
Median hourly rate £39.88 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £69.07 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 1 - -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Lancashire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle Database
2 23 (82.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 21 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (67.86%) Oracle EBS
4 19 (67.86%) Oracle Application Server
5 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (64.29%) High Availability
6 16 (57.14%) IaaS
6 16 (57.14%) SaaS
6 16 (57.14%) PaaS
6 16 (57.14%) ITIL
7 15 (53.57%) Change Management
7 15 (53.57%) Data Management
7 15 (53.57%) Open Source
8 12 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
10 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
10 9 (32.14%) DevOps
11 8 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
12 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
14 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
14 4 (14.29%) SQL
14 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
15 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (67.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (67.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) IaaS
1 16 (57.14%) PaaS
1 16 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle Database
2 23 (82.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.57%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (3.57%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) LAMP
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Solaris
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) CentOS
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) High Availability
1 18 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (57.14%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Change Management
3 15 (53.57%) Data Management
3 15 (53.57%) Open Source
4 12 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (32.14%) DevOps
5 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
6 8 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.29%) Resource Management
10 3 (10.71%) SFIA
11 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (7.14%) Data Encryption
11 2 (7.14%) ETL
11 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
11 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MCSE
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.57%) MetaFrame
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.57%) Foglight
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Imperva
3 1 (3.57%) VMware