The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 42 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 10 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.09% 0.52% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 0.53% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Median daily rate £345 £181 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.34% -59.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £126 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £236 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £361 £365
% change year-on-year
+0.34% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 £37.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +44.23%
DBA
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 565 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.28% 97.58% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 425 415
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 22
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.70 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +19.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +12 8 £345 +38.00% 3
DBA
Wales

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Wales region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Data Flow Diagram
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
9 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
9 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
9 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
9 4 (22.22%) AIX
9 4 (22.22%) Validation
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (16.67%) Clustering

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) Ingres
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 7
6 1 (5.56%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Data Flow Diagram
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Database Security
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Security Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
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