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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 47 74 63
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 56 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.45% 0.38% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 0.40% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 2 6
Average daily rate
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£383 £319 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £364 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.00
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
1497 988 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.12% 93.12% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 674 443
Average daily rate £363 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 34
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.20 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -54.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.80 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 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 31 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 54 (75.00%) SQL
2 51 (70.83%) Oracle
3 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
4 33 (45.83%) Oracle Database
5 30 (41.67%) Windows
6 28 (38.89%) Linux
7 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
8 24 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (27.78%) Migration
11 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
12 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
14 15 (20.83%) Clustering
14 15 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (19.44%) Data Mart
16 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (18.06%) Release Management
16 13 (18.06%) Replication
16 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (16.67%) MySQL
17 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
18 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
19 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
19 10 (13.89%) Percona
19 10 (13.89%) UNIX
19 10 (13.89%) .NET

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (8.33%) SAS
2 5 (6.94%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
2 33 (45.83%) Oracle Database
3 23 (31.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (19.44%) Data Mart
6 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (16.67%) MySQL
8 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
9 9 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (11.11%) BODI
11 6 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (8.33%) OLAP
12 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
14 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.17%) Subversion
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.78%) Electronics
2 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Games
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) .NET
2 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.94%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Clustering
2 13 (18.06%) Replication
3 2 (2.78%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Linux
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (13.89%) UNIX
6 7 (9.72%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.39%) OS/390
8 1 (1.39%) zOS
8 1 (1.39%) MVS
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (27.78%) Migration
3 13 (18.06%) Release Management
4 9 (12.50%) ITIL
4 9 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.11%) ETL
6 7 (9.72%) Data Management
6 7 (9.72%) Analytics
7 5 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.56%) DevOps
9 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.17%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.78%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.78%) Programme Management
10 2 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.39%) Data Migration
11 1 (1.39%) Database Tuning
11 1 (1.39%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.39%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (75.00%) SQL
2 26 (36.11%) T-SQL
3 24 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
4 7 (9.72%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.72%) Korn
5 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.17%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) Puppet
2 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.39%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 51 (70.83%) Oracle
2 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (13.89%) Percona
5 9 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (1.39%) Siebel
7 1 (1.39%) BMC
7 1 (1.39%) NetApp
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