The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 32 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 6 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.81% 1.61% 7.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 1.76% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 18
Average daily rate
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£315 £363 £153
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% +137.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £310 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £400 £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £150.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.93%
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
310 284 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.66% 91.32% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 146 137
Average daily rate £325 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 37
Average hourly rate £12.52 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.45% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £28.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Sheffield +1 5 £280 -25.33% 2
Doncaster +4 1 £350 +12.90% 2
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) DB2
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (22.22%) zOS
6 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (16.67%) Teradata
7 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
7 2 (11.11%) Replication
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) COBOL
7 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (5.56%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) DB2
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) NHS
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) zOS
2 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Infor
Rotherham
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Rate: £150 - £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Doncaster
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago