The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast 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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 3 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 18.18% - 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£385 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +29.25%
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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 South Coast 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
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10 32 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 90.91% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £385 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
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 the South Coast

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Korn

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft