The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 62 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.08% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.58% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £355 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -22.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.57%
DBA
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
713 860 854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.83% 94.82% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 421 448
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 49
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Milton Keynes region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (42.86%) Statistics
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) High Availability
8 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
8 4 (28.57%) Project Management
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
8 4 (28.57%) DB2
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) Unix
9 3 (21.43%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (14.29%) Finance
10 2 (14.29%) MS Access
10 2 (14.29%) ETL
10 2 (14.29%) Tivoli

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) DB2
4 3 (21.43%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 1 (7.14%) Easytrieve
6 1 (7.14%) IDMS
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (64.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (35.71%) High Availability
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) COBOL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) MCTS
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) CA
2 1 (7.14%) Dell
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM