The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 74 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 17 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.21% 1.56% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.68% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £265 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -3.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £224 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +29.25%
DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1314 1070 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.52% 92.64% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 554 580
Average daily rate £335 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £201 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 67 86
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
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Vacancies
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DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 16 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (31.58%) Oracle
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (15.79%) QA
8 6 (15.79%) Retail
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Migration
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (10.53%) Replication
10 4 (10.53%) Clustering
10 4 (10.53%) Change Management
10 4 (10.53%) .NET
10 4 (10.53%) Windows
11 3 (7.89%) DB2
11 3 (7.89%) SOA
11 3 (7.89%) Citrix
11 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (7.89%) IBM
11 3 (7.89%) Middleware
11 3 (7.89%) VMware

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) DB2
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) DTS
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (5.26%) ODBC
4 1 (2.63%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Replication
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) PMI
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) zOS
2 2 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) SOA
4 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) Release Management
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) OOD
6 1 (2.63%) OO
6 1 (2.63%) ETL
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Information Security
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Northgate
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