The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 30 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.78% 1.87% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£364 £323 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+21.35% +37.33%
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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
241 257 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 93.77% 96.25% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 115 69
Average daily rate £320 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 66
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Leicester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
networx
Rate: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago