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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 78 86 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 23 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.47% 1.17% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.24% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 19
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -8.57%
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
1498 1291 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.90% 94.65% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 863 734
Median daily rate £408 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 36
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 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 1 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 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
3 21 (56.76%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle
5 13 (35.14%) Replication
6 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
7 9 (24.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 9 (24.32%) Finance
7 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
8 8 (21.62%) .NET
8 8 (21.62%) C#
8 8 (21.62%) Unix
8 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (18.92%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) Linux
9 7 (18.92%) Migration
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (18.92%) Database Optimisation
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (13.51%) ETL
11 5 (13.51%) DB2
11 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
11 5 (13.51%) Clustering

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 (8.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) Network Security
1 3 (8.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
3 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (13.51%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (13.51%) DB2
7 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
7 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
7 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (5.41%) GIS
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (2.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
1 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
2 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Replication
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
3 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (18.92%) Database Optimisation
2 7 (18.92%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) High Availability
3 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
6 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.62%) C#
3 8 (21.62%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.11%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) MCITP
1 1 (2.70%) MCSE
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (13.51%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) iManage
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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