The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 63 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 28 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.01% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 0.75% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 4
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£350 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.57
% change year-on-year
- -7.56%
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
1284 1196 1191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 91.98% 91.93% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 713 687
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 46 67
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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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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
Cobham - 5 £410 - 1
Redhill - 4 £350 - 1
Epsom - 2 - -
Camberley - 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 44 (84.62%) SQL
1 44 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 30 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (30.77%) Windows
9 15 (28.85%) Oracle
9 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
10 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (25.00%) Migration
11 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
13 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (21.15%) RDBMS
14 10 (19.23%) Degree
14 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
15 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (17.31%) Linux
15 9 (17.31%) UNIX
16 8 (15.38%) ITIL
16 8 (15.38%) Finance
16 8 (15.38%) OLTP
16 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (15.38%) MCTS
17 7 (13.46%) Replication

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) OpenEdge
1 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) SAN
2 5 (9.62%) NAS
3 2 (3.85%) SSH
3 2 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 29 (55.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (44.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 11 (21.15%) RDBMS
9 10 (19.23%) Oracle Database
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (15.38%) OLTP
12 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (9.62%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (3.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (3.85%) SSDT
13 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Replication
2 6 (11.54%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Solaris
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (25.00%) Migration
3 12 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 11 (21.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (15.38%) ITIL
6 7 (13.46%) OO
6 7 (13.46%) ETL
6 7 (13.46%) Business Continuity
6 7 (13.46%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (11.54%) Capacity Management
8 5 (9.62%) Database Security
8 5 (9.62%) Logistics
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.77%) Change Management
10 3 (5.77%) CRM
10 3 (5.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (84.62%) SQL
2 30 (57.69%) T-SQL
3 15 (28.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.46%) VBScript
4 7 (13.46%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) C++
5 6 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) MCTS
3 2 (3.85%) MCITP
3 2 (3.85%) MCP
3 2 (3.85%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.77%) Veritas File System
2 3 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) BMC PATROL
1 7 (13.46%) SCOM
2 5 (9.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.77%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) BMC
3 7 (13.46%) Red Gate
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.62%) Symantec
5 5 (9.62%) Sun
6 4 (7.69%) VMware
7 3 (5.77%) Informatica
7 3 (5.77%) Veritas
7 3 (5.77%) SAP
7 3 (5.77%) Cognos
8 1 (1.92%) Progress
8 1 (1.92%) Teradata
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
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