The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 73 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 0.23% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.24% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £200 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -27.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £366
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +8.66%
DBA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
912 836 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.12% 95.00% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 446 433
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (61.90%) Oracle
1 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 10 (47.62%) Migration
4 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
8 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
10 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
10 1 (4.76%) High Availability
10 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 1 (4.76%) PowerShell

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) HPUX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
1 10 (47.62%) Open Source
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) People Management
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
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