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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 51 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 35 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.47% 1.97% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.09% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 12
Average daily rate £356 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1313 908 1284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.79% 94.09% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 405 640
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 89 83
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
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
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Sale - - - -
DBA
North West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (68.97%) Oracle
2 39 (67.24%) Oracle Database
3 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (48.28%) SQL
5 27 (46.55%) UNIX
6 22 (37.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 20 (34.48%) Data Guard
8 16 (27.59%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (27.59%) Linux
8 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
10 12 (20.69%) Windows
11 11 (18.97%) Oracle Applications
11 11 (18.97%) Migration
12 10 (17.24%) E-business
12 10 (17.24%) Solaris
12 10 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (15.52%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (15.52%) Oracle EBS R12
13 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.52%) Replication
13 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
14 8 (13.79%) Finance
14 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (13.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
15 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
15 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
15 7 (12.07%) Relational Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) Oracle Database
2 30 (51.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (37.93%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (27.59%) SQL Server
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (12.07%) RDBMS
6 7 (12.07%) Relational Database
6 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.17%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.45%) QlikView
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
1 2 (3.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Replication
2 8 (13.79%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.62%) Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (46.55%) UNIX
2 16 (27.59%) Linux
3 12 (20.69%) Windows
4 10 (17.24%) Solaris
5 2 (3.45%) AIX
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Migration
2 10 (17.24%) E-business
2 10 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.52%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Unit Testing
4 7 (12.07%) Database Tuning
5 5 (8.62%) CRM
6 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.90%) Data Management
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.17%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.17%) SOA
8 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.45%) Analytics
8 2 (3.45%) High Availability
8 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.17%) R
5 2 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) Data Guard
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) HP
4 3 (5.17%) Teradata
5 2 (3.45%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
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Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
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Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £100 - £325 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 22 days ago