The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 17 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 Nottingham 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 38 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% 0.66% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.69% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £313 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.88% 95.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
DBA
Nottinghamshire

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (50.00%) UNIX
3 4 (50.00%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) POSIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) OCP
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (25.00%) Database Security
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Perl

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) POSIX
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Database Security
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) OCP
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) HP