The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 33 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.53% 5.26% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 5.56% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £223 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.42% +6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
DBA
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
252 216 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.18% 94.74% 98.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 132 71
Median daily rate £375 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £51.67 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 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 Liverpool region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) OLTP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) REXX
3 2 (28.57%) zOS
3 2 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) JCL
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) OLTP
2 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) REXX
3 1 (14.29%) JCL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata