The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 173 110 100
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -10
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 65 127 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 1.53% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.67% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 65 80
Average daily rate
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£400 £356 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £46.25 £30.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+21.35% +37.33%
DBA
England

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
8534 7613 6882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.42% 91.48% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4596 3962 3299
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 449 609
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 30 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DBA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -43 27 £425 +13.33% 14
Surrey -5 17 £413 +26.92% 5
Berkshire -14 6 £320 +12.77% 4
Kent -16 5 £338 -32.50% 4
East Sussex -11 3 £350 -10.25%
West Sussex -14 3 £338 +80.00%
Buckinghamshire -14 2 - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 113 (78.47%) SQL
2 79 (54.86%) SQL Server
3 65 (45.14%) Oracle
4 57 (39.58%) Oracle Database
5 41 (28.47%) Performance Tuning
6 37 (25.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (22.92%) Windows
9 32 (22.22%) PL/SQL
10 31 (21.53%) T-SQL
10 31 (21.53%) Oracle RAC
11 30 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
12 27 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
13 25 (17.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
13 25 (17.36%) Replication
14 23 (15.97%) Data Guard
15 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
15 22 (15.28%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (15.28%) Oracle EBS
15 22 (15.28%) WebLogic
16 21 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 20 (13.89%) Migration
17 20 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
17 20 (13.89%) Shell Script
18 19 (13.19%) UNIX
18 19 (13.19%) Capacity Planning
19 17 (11.81%) Relational Database

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (15.28%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle 10gAS
3 5 (3.47%) IIS
4 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.39%) Apache
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (15.28%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle Applications
3 10 (6.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.69%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (0.69%) SSH
3 1 (0.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (54.86%) SQL Server
2 57 (39.58%) Oracle Database
3 37 (25.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 25 (17.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (11.81%) Relational Database
11 16 (11.11%) SQLPlus
12 14 (9.72%) RDBMS
13 12 (8.33%) OLTP
13 12 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
15 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (4.86%) MySQL
15 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (5.56%) Toad
1 8 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.69%) ProC
General
1 11 (7.64%) Finance
2 5 (3.47%) Banking
3 4 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.39%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Middleware
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (4.86%) .NET
4 6 (4.17%) XML
5 3 (2.08%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.69%) Raphaël
6 1 (0.69%) D3.js
6 1 (0.69%) HTML
6 1 (0.69%) CSS
6 1 (0.69%) JSP
6 1 (0.69%) Struts
6 1 (0.69%) Web Services
6 1 (0.69%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Replication
2 14 (9.72%) Statistics
3 13 (9.03%) Clustering
4 7 (4.86%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.08%) HACMP
6 3 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.39%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.39%) E-Learning
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.69%) Open Source
8 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.69%) Life Science
8 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.92%) Windows
2 19 (13.19%) UNIX
3 16 (11.11%) Linux
4 10 (6.94%) AIX
5 8 (5.56%) HPUX
6 6 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.08%) Solaris
10 1 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.47%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (15.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (13.89%) Migration
4 19 (13.19%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (8.33%) SOA
6 11 (7.64%) ITIL
7 8 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.86%) Incident Management
8 7 (4.86%) Change Management
8 7 (4.86%) Configuration Management
8 7 (4.86%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.17%) ERP
9 6 (4.17%) ETL
10 4 (2.78%) ITSM
10 4 (2.78%) CRM
10 4 (2.78%) High Availability
10 4 (2.78%) Database Tuning
10 4 (2.78%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (78.47%) SQL
2 32 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 31 (21.53%) T-SQL
4 20 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 10 (6.94%) Perl
5 10 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.25%) Korn
7 6 (4.17%) C#
8 5 (3.47%) Java
9 4 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.39%) REXX
10 2 (1.39%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.69%) R
11 1 (0.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.69%) C
11 1 (0.69%) VBScript
11 1 (0.69%) VB
11 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (17.36%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.03%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.25%) MCTS
6 3 (2.08%) Degree
7 2 (1.39%) MCITP
8 1 (0.69%) ISEB
8 1 (0.69%) OCP
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (21.53%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.69%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 23 (15.97%) Data Guard
2 16 (11.11%) SCOM
3 15 (10.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (3.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.78%) SCCM
6 3 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 65 (45.14%) Oracle
2 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.42%) BMC
4 7 (4.86%) Sun
4 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.08%) IBM
6 3 (2.08%) Intel
7 2 (1.39%) Symantec
7 2 (1.39%) CA
7 2 (1.39%) HP
7 2 (1.39%) Siebel
7 2 (1.39%) Sybase
7 2 (1.39%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.69%) Nimsoft
8 1 (0.69%) Endeca
8 1 (0.69%) Google
8 1 (0.69%) SAP
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) MKS
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