The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 48 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.02% 2.40% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 2.58% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Median daily rate £348 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.79% -8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +188.46%
DBA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 388 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.09% 93.05% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 233 173
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 33
Median hourly rate £15.71 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.68% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.19 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Sheffield -18 3 - -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
2 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Debian
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
6 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Replication
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) MariaDB
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Security
4 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft