The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Staffordshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 30 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.48% 3.01% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 3.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £413 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.28% +1.40%
DBA
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 120 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.14% 90.23% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 80 65
Median daily rate £334 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.61 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.62% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £20.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Staffordshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 1 (14.29%) Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
6 1 (14.29%) Statistics
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (14.29%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) NHS
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) OLAP
6 1 (14.29%) RedGate

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) OLAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) RedGate
Stoke on Trent
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £380 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago