The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Suffolk region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 32 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.98% 0.40% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 0.41% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £425 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +40.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £425 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £425 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +188.46%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 242 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.65% 97.98% 98.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 167 209
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £298 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Ipswich -2 4 £308 -27.64%
DBA
East of England

DBA Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Suffolk region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft