The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 42 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 9 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.63% 4.97% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 5.05% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 0
Average daily rate £300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 455 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 96.38% 98.27% 96.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 251 135
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 31
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +35.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -17 7 £300 -7.69%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
4 3 (27.27%) POSIX
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (27.27%) Database Security
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (18.18%) High Availability
5 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (9.09%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) OLAP
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) POSIX
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (9.09%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) HPUX
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Database Security
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat