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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 70 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 25 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.68% 0.97% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.03% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 27
Average daily rate £394 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £345 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +8.66%
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
1407 1070 945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.68% 93.94% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 960 761 570
Average daily rate £385 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
3 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
4 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (27.08%) Replication
6 13 (27.08%) Oracle
6 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
6 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (18.75%) .NET
9 9 (18.75%) Windows
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.67%) C#
10 8 (16.67%) High Availability
11 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
11 7 (14.58%) Database Optimisation
11 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (14.58%) Finance
12 6 (12.50%) Release Management
12 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (10.42%) MySQL
13 5 (10.42%) Unix
13 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
13 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
13 5 (10.42%) Clustering
13 5 (10.42%) Migration
13 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (64.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
6 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (10.42%) MySQL
7 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
8 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (4.17%) DTS
10 2 (4.17%) GIS
10 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Replication
2 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Unix
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (16.67%) High Availability
3 7 (14.58%) Database Optimisation
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.50%) Release Management
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) ETL
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.08%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.08%) DevOps
8 1 (2.08%) Kanban
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) SQL
2 25 (52.08%) T-SQL
3 8 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.08%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
1 13 (27.08%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) Percona
3 3 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) iManage
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
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