The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
South West / Somerset
Rank 32 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 6 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.43% 3.03% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 3.06% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £373 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.07% +2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
235 327 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 95.14% 99.09% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 201 171
Median daily rate £350 £388 £327
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +18.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 30 32
Median hourly rate £39.50 £43.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +118.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Somerset region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £375 - 1
Yeovil - 2 - -
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (10.00%) SUSE
7 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
7 1 (10.00%) OLTP

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) DB2
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (10.00%) OLTP
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) tSQLt
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
Bath
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago