The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 84 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 19 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.25% 1.91% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.02% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 16
Median daily rate £313 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1464 1288 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.94% 94.78% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 896 799
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 34
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% -15.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.20 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Leeds region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 37 (86.05%) SQL
2 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
3 23 (53.49%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (37.21%) Oracle
5 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
6 14 (32.56%) Replication
7 13 (30.23%) T-SQL
8 11 (25.58%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (23.26%) Windows
9 10 (23.26%) Linux
10 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (20.93%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (18.60%) Unix
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
11 8 (18.60%) .NET
11 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
11 8 (18.60%) C#
11 8 (18.60%) Clustering
12 7 (16.28%) Migration
12 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (16.28%) Database Optimisation
12 7 (16.28%) High Availability
13 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
13 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
13 6 (13.95%) ETL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (6.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Firewall
1 3 (6.98%) Network Security
1 3 (6.98%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle Database
3 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (11.63%) DB2
7 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.65%) GIS
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Games
3 3 (6.98%) Law
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
1 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
2 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Replication
2 8 (18.60%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Linux
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Unix
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (16.28%) Database Optimisation
2 7 (16.28%) High Availability
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) ETL
4 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.30%) ERP
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
6 3 (6.98%) CRM
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
7 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.65%) ITIL
8 1 (2.33%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (86.05%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) T-SQL
3 8 (18.60%) C#
3 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (2.33%) MCITP
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (11.63%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) NetApp
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) iManage
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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