The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 75 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 6 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.61% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.66% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 17
Average daily rate
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£213 £266 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.18% -11.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.29 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +77.07%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1188 1066 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.19% 93.51% 90.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 532 625
Average daily rate £325 £333 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +10.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 87 103
Average hourly rate £15.13 £16.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.46% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
DBA
North West

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
4 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (34.29%) Migration
6 11 (31.43%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (25.71%) Database Tuning
8 8 (22.86%) Replication
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
10 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 5 (14.29%) CRM
11 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (11.43%) Data Management
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
12 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (8.57%) Banking
12 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SAN
1 2 (5.71%) CTI
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database
2 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (34.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.71%) QlikView
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 11 (31.43%) Performance Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) Database Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (11.43%) Data Management
6 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.71%) ETL
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
8 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.71%) Business Process Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) High Availability
9 1 (2.86%) Information Management
9 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) IBM
3 2 (5.71%) Citrix
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
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