The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / South East
Rank 174 173 211
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +38
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 53 73 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.84% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.89% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 47 31
Median daily rate £416 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.28%

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 East 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 East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Hampshire +5 18 £450 +5.88% 13
Berkshire +22 9 £385 -9.47% 8
Surrey +1 6 £410 - 2
Oxfordshire +1 5 £413 +27.90% 2
Kent -1 4 £400 -6.97% 3
Buckinghamshire 0 3 £363 +3.57%
West Sussex -13 3 £413 - 1
Middlesex +2 1 £420 +24.44%
East Sussex - 1 - - 2
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 South East region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 64 (62.75%) SQL
2 60 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 42 (41.18%) Oracle
4 35 (34.31%) Oracle Database
5 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
6 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (24.51%) Windows
8 24 (23.53%) Linux
9 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
10 21 (20.59%) T-SQL
11 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
12 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (17.65%) Unix
14 16 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (15.69%) Migration
14 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
15 15 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
16 14 (13.73%) Oracle Database 10g
16 14 (13.73%) AIX
16 14 (13.73%) PL/SQL
17 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
17 13 (12.75%) ETL
17 13 (12.75%) Clustering
17 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (11.76%) Data Guard

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.96%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.98%) FileNet
2 1 (0.98%) IIS
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.96%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.98%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (0.98%) DMZ
2 1 (0.98%) DNS
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.98%) LDAP
2 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (34.31%) Oracle Database
3 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (21.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (18.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (13.73%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (13.73%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (10.78%) MySQL
11 11 (10.78%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (8.82%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (4.90%) DB2
13 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (3.92%) Power BI
14 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Toad
2 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.98%) JUnit
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
2 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Advertising
2 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Local Government
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Military
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (4.90%) Middleware
3 4 (3.92%) .NET
4 3 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.98%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.98%) HTML
5 1 (0.98%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.98%) ICEfaces
5 1 (0.98%) JSF
5 1 (0.98%) MDX
5 1 (0.98%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.98%) RESTful
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) Velocity
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services Management
5 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Clustering
2 12 (11.76%) Replication
3 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.90%) HACMP
4 4 (3.92%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.96%) FMCG
7 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.98%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.98%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.98%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.51%) Windows
2 24 (23.53%) Linux
3 18 (17.65%) Unix
4 14 (13.73%) AIX
4 14 (13.73%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.96%) Solaris
10 1 (0.98%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (15.69%) Migration
3 13 (12.75%) ETL
4 10 (9.80%) High Availability
4 10 (9.80%) ITIL
5 9 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.88%) CRM
6 6 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 5 (4.90%) Data Modelling
7 5 (4.90%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.90%) Database Security
7 5 (4.90%) ITSM
7 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.90%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (4.90%) Service Management
8 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.92%) E-business
8 4 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (62.75%) SQL
2 21 (20.59%) T-SQL
3 14 (13.73%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.94%) C#
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) C++
6 1 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.98%) Korn
6 1 (0.98%) Perl
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.90%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) MCITP
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.98%) MCTS
5 1 (0.98%) OCP
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (3.92%) vSphere
4 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (5.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 42 (41.18%) Oracle
2 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.75%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.84%) IBM
5 7 (6.86%) VMware
6 6 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 5 (4.90%) Teradata
8 4 (3.92%) Siebel
9 3 (2.94%) SAP
10 2 (1.96%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.96%) NetApp
10 2 (1.96%) Tableau
11 1 (0.98%) Arqiva
11 1 (0.98%) Callidus
11 1 (0.98%) Cognos
11 1 (0.98%) IDERA
11 1 (0.98%) IFS
11 1 (0.98%) Remedy
11 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.98%) Splunk
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