The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 31 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.55% 2.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 142 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.90% 96.60% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 57 76
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £165 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 20
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

DBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle