The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Liverpool region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 24 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.14% 1.21% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.32% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +64.83%
Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
165 151 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 94.29% 91.52% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 88 78
Average daily rate £363 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £209 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £13.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
DBA
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DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Sybase
6 2 (28.57%) DB2
6 2 (28.57%) OLAP
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (28.57%) ERwin
6 2 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Perforce
7 1 (14.29%) DNA
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) DNA
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Perforce