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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 77 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 20 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.55% 1.96% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.05% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Median daily rate £419 £381 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £294 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
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
1236 1218 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.52% 95.31% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 660 765
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 64 81
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Camberley - 5 £425 -
Cobham +5 3 £410 -2.38%
Guildford +4 3 £450 +53.19%
Woking -2 1 £413 +40.42% 1
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
4 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
4 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (32.43%) Clustering
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
8 10 (27.03%) VBScript
8 10 (27.03%) Finance
8 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
9 9 (24.32%) Marketing
9 9 (24.32%) Replication
9 9 (24.32%) SAN
9 9 (24.32%) Unix
9 9 (24.32%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
10 8 (21.62%) C#
10 8 (21.62%) Sybase
10 8 (21.62%) Perl
11 7 (18.92%) C++
11 7 (18.92%) Java
11 7 (18.92%) Solaris

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 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (67.57%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (40.54%) RDBMS
3 15 (40.54%) Relational Database
3 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (32.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (16.22%) MySQL
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (13.51%) Sybase IQ
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
9 3 (8.11%) DTS
9 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.70%) DataStage
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
3 5 (13.51%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Clustering
2 9 (24.32%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Unix
3 7 (18.92%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) AIX
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
3 7 (18.92%) Database Security
3 7 (18.92%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.70%) TDD
7 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.03%) VBScript
4 8 (21.62%) C#
4 8 (21.62%) Perl
5 7 (18.92%) C++
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) Korn
5 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Foglight
1 5 (13.51%) Legato
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Sybase
3 7 (18.92%) RedGate
3 7 (18.92%) Veritas
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) CommVault
6 1 (2.70%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.70%) Informatica
6 1 (2.70%) Netezza
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Sun