The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire 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 15 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 North Yorkshire 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 22 24 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 16 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.61% 3.72% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 4.02% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £375 £340 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+111.76% -17.47%
Job Titles Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
227 174 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 93.80% 92.55% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 84 98
Average daily rate £320 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £192 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 13
Average hourly rate £12.21 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £70.00 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.82%
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 15 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
Harrogate - 2 £360 -
Knaresborough - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (27.59%) Replication
6 8 (27.59%) Clustering
6 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Migration
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) UNIX
9 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) HPUX
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle Statspack
11 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (10.34%) HP

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Oracle Database
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (3.45%) DTS
10 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Replication
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) HPUX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Change Management
5 1 (3.45%) SOA
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) LiteSpeed
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Statspack
1 3 (10.34%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Red Gate