The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 89 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 18 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 1.44% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.53% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 20
Median daily rate £325 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £440 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +1.40%
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
1555 1836 1372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.90% 94.11% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1042 841
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 69
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 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
Salford - 3 £363 -
Altrincham - 1 - -
DBA
North West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Manchester region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (34.38%) Migration
5 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (25.00%) Replication
6 8 (25.00%) Unix
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (12.50%) Banking
10 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
10 4 (12.50%) ETL

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DMZ
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (9.38%) Ingres
10 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (6.25%) DB2
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (3.13%) OLAP
General
1 4 (12.50%) Banking
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Licensing
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Unix
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) zOS
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) HPUX
5 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Migration
1 11 (34.38%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (9.38%) Software Licensing
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.25%) Document Management
5 2 (6.25%) ETL Development
5 2 (6.25%) High Availability
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C++
3 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) OCP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (9.38%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (3.13%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) CA
5 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
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