The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey 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 73 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 7 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 0.97% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.01% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 8
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+22.28% +1.40%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1013 1282 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.50% 95.67% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 832 806
Median daily rate £419 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 41 82
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
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 Surrey

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Leatherhead - 3 £450 -
Guildford - 1 £375 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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 Surrey region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (33.33%) Clustering
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (27.78%) Replication
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) AIX
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (16.67%) Sun
8 3 (16.67%) SAN
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) iBATIS
2 1 (5.56%) ICEfaces
2 1 (5.56%) JSF
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) Replication
3 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Database Security
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft