The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Luton region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 24 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.24% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.69% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +188.46%
DBA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 145 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 95.03% 92.95% 97.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 111 137
Median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -52.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Luton

DBA Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Luton region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (50.00%) OpenEdge
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle