The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 39 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 8 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.87% 0.61% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 0.66% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
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£450 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £309
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -7.56%
DBA
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 301 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.25% 92.33% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 127 197
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 24
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £17.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) Finance
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (22.58%) Clustering
4 7 (22.58%) MySQL
4 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (12.90%) zOS
7 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.90%) ETL
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 4 (12.90%) DB2
7 4 (12.90%) OLAP
7 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (9.68%) Replication
8 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
9 2 (6.45%) Database Mirroring
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (6.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
6 4 (12.90%) DB2
6 4 (12.90%) OLAP
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) ISPF
2 1 (3.23%) POSIX
2 1 (3.23%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Replication
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) zOS
2 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) AIX
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
2 4 (12.90%) ETL
3 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (6.45%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL
5 1 (3.23%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (3.23%) Database Security
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) REXX
4 2 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (6.45%) JCL
4 2 (6.45%) Ruby
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) OCP
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.23%) Percona
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft