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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 41 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 18 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.67% 0.97% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 1.04% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £316 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.29% -20.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.45% +1.40%
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
635 480 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.07% 92.66% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 343 203
Median daily rate £401 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 28
Median hourly rate £20.19 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.22% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.33 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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 +1 15 £450 +40.62% 1
Rotherham - 1 £325 -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (29.17%) Replication
8 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 5 (20.83%) ETL
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (20.83%) Data Guard
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (16.67%) Banking
10 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (16.67%) MySQL
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.50%) Migration
11 3 (12.50%) High Availability
11 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
11 3 (12.50%) Server Building
12 2 (8.33%) Data Enrichment

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 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (16.67%) MySQL
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Big Data
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) DB2
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (4.17%) Sybase IQ
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) FMCG
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Server Building
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Enrichment
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) PLM
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) OCP
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Data Guard
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase
4 1 (4.17%) VMware