The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 35 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.73% 0.72% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.76% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £406 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -19.25%
DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
261 264 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 94.91% 95.31% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 142 118
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £110 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 37
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -68.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -3 1 £463 +8.82% 1
DBA
East Midlands

DBA Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Leicestershire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) VLDB

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) VLDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle