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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 34 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 13 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.80% 0.87% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 0.93% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £369
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £19.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -41.44%
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
442 323 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 95.05% 93.35% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 111 157
Average daily rate £363 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 36 37
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 2015. 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
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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 +3 12 £400 +6.66% 7
DBA
East Midlands

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (25.00%) DB2
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 7 (21.88%) MySQL
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (21.88%) Finance
6 6 (18.75%) zOS
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
7 5 (15.63%) OLAP
7 5 (15.63%) Linux
7 5 (15.63%) Clustering
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Replication
8 4 (12.50%) ETL
8 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (6.25%) Ruby

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 2 (6.25%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (25.00%) DB2
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (21.88%) MySQL
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (15.63%) OLAP
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.13%) OLTP
9 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.13%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) ISPF
2 1 (3.13%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) zOS
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
1 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.50%) ETL
2 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (6.25%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Database Security
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
3 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) REXX
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) JCL
5 1 (3.13%) AWK
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) OCP
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) BMC
3 1 (3.13%) NetApp
3 1 (3.13%) Percona
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft