The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Database Administrator
Rank 413 405 412
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior DBA 13 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.093% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.098% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
Median daily rate £550 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £359 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £441 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - -
Senior DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20247 21536 22754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 95.14% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14429 15250 16369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 348 448
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Senior DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Senior DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior DBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
City of London -8 2 £413 +10.00%
Senior DBA
England

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior DBA in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
4 10 (47.62%) Puppet
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Replication
4 10 (47.62%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) High Availability
6 7 (33.33%) Ansible
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) VMware
7 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (23.81%) Salt
8 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
8 5 (23.81%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (23.81%) Ruby
8 5 (23.81%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) SOA
8 5 (23.81%) Workflow
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) Perl
9 4 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX

Senior DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (52.38%) MongoDB
3 10 (47.62%) MySQL
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (4.76%) DB2
8 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (4.76%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.76%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) High Availability
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Database Security
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
8 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (4.76%) ETL
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 7 (33.33%) Ansible
3 5 (23.81%) Salt
4 4 (19.05%) Ambari
4 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
5 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) WorldPay