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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 48 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.80% 2.35% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.46% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Average daily rate £316 £280 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £280 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £344 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £30.90
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +23.78%
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
468 325 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.79% 95.59% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 204 178
Average daily rate £360 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 30
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.76 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +37.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.55 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £29.50 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -19 3 £320 +14.28% 1
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) SQL

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle