The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 65 69 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 40 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.55% 0.98% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.05% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 7 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £377 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £19.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -41.44%
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
1442 1043 806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 91.85% 93.04% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 731 421
Average daily rate £350 £325 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 27
Average hourly rate £13.30 £13.35 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% -16.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £12.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

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 3 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 32 (65.31%) Oracle
3 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.94%) Oracle Database
5 20 (40.82%) Windows
6 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
7 18 (36.73%) Migration
8 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
8 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
8 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (32.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (28.57%) Data Mart
12 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
13 10 (20.41%) Replication
13 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (18.37%) ITIL
14 9 (18.37%) .NET
15 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
15 8 (16.33%) UNIX
15 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (16.33%) Finance
15 8 (16.33%) BODI
16 7 (14.29%) Korn
16 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
16 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 7 (14.29%) Release Management

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (12.24%) SAS
2 5 (10.20%) IIS
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (46.94%) Oracle Database
3 16 (32.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (28.57%) Data Mart
5 13 (26.53%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (16.33%) BODI
7 7 (14.29%) MySQL
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (12.24%) OLAP
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
10 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
12 2 (4.08%) SQLPlus
12 2 (4.08%) Big Data
12 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 2 (4.08%) Electronics
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.20%) XML
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Replication
2 7 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (4.08%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Linux
3 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (16.33%) UNIX
6 7 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.04%) OS/390
8 1 (2.04%) zOS
8 1 (2.04%) MVS
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Migration
2 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.37%) ITIL
4 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.29%) ETL
5 7 (14.29%) Data Management
5 7 (14.29%) Release Management
6 6 (12.24%) Analytics
7 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.12%) Regression Testing
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.04%) Database Security
10 1 (2.04%) CRM
10 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
3 17 (34.69%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.29%) Korn
5 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Oracle
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
4 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
5 7 (14.29%) Percona
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.04%) BMC
7 1 (2.04%) NetApp
7 1 (2.04%) Siebel
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