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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North West / Lancashire
Rank 33 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.33% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 0.46% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%

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
239 434 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 93.00% 97.09% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 274 234
Median daily rate £375 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 67 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £25.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £62.50 £46.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 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
Preston - 2 - -
Blackpool - 1 - -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (90.32%) Oracle
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle Database
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database 12c
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (61.29%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (61.29%) Oracle Application Server
4 18 (58.06%) High Availability
5 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (51.61%) IaaS
6 16 (51.61%) SaaS
6 16 (51.61%) PaaS
6 16 (51.61%) ITIL
7 15 (48.39%) Data Management
7 15 (48.39%) Change Management
7 15 (48.39%) Open Source
8 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
9 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
11 9 (29.03%) DevOps
11 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
11 9 (29.03%) SQL
11 9 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
14 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
15 5 (16.13%) Perl
15 5 (16.13%) Toad
15 5 (16.13%) Migration

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 (61.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 19 (61.29%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) IaaS
1 16 (51.61%) PaaS
1 16 (51.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle Database
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (16.13%) TKPROF
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (3.23%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (3.23%) MS Access
8 1 (3.23%) MySQL
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.45%) Advertising
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) CentOS
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) High Availability
2 17 (54.84%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (51.61%) ITIL
4 15 (48.39%) Change Management
4 15 (48.39%) Data Management
4 15 (48.39%) Open Source
5 12 (38.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (29.03%) DevOps
6 9 (29.03%) Problem Management
7 8 (25.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
10 5 (16.13%) Migration
11 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
12 3 (9.68%) SFIA
13 2 (6.45%) Data Encryption
13 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
13 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
13 2 (6.45%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 5 (16.13%) Perl
3 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) MetaFrame
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) VMware