The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 26 13 36
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 9 24 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.87% 7.74% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 8.45% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 1
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£400 £375 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +167.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.29 £22.75
% change year-on-year
- +77.07%
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 284 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.27% 91.61% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 175 134
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.18 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
DBA
Yorkshire

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 1 August 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 -8 8 £388 +3.33% 1
Barnsley - - - -
Doncaster - - - - 1
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle
4 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
6 10 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (22.50%) Data Guard
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.00%) Solaris
8 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.00%) DTS
10 6 (15.00%) Clustering
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (12.50%) Banking
11 5 (12.50%) Replication
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (10.00%) Teradata
13 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
14 2 (5.00%) zOS
14 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
14 2 (5.00%) SharePoint

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) Oracle Database
4 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.00%) DTS
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.00%) DB2
9 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL
9 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Solaris
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) zOS
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Teradata
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Retek
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