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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 68 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 25 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.85% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
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£350 £425 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +46.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £355 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £525 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £40.29
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
1243 1158 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.21% 92.34% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 680 639
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 82
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £48.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 4 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 4 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 - 4 £410 -
Epsom - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 £350 - 1
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 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 46 (86.79%) SQL Server
2 45 (84.91%) SQL
3 31 (58.49%) T-SQL
4 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (47.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (45.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
8 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (32.08%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (30.19%) Migration
11 15 (28.30%) Data Migration
12 14 (26.42%) Windows
12 14 (26.42%) Oracle
13 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (20.75%) ETL
15 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
16 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
16 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
17 9 (16.98%) UNIX
17 9 (16.98%) Degree
18 8 (15.09%) MCTS
18 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (15.09%) OLTP
18 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
18 8 (15.09%) Linux
18 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
18 8 (15.09%) Finance

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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.

Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) SAN
1 5 (9.43%) NAS
2 2 (3.77%) FTP
2 2 (3.77%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (86.79%) SQL Server
2 29 (54.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (47.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (45.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (32.08%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
7 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
7 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
8 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (15.09%) OLTP
9 5 (9.43%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (3.77%) Star Schema
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (3.77%) SSDT
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Replication
2 7 (13.21%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) UNIX
3 8 (15.09%) Linux
4 7 (13.21%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (30.19%) Migration
3 15 (28.30%) Data Migration
4 12 (22.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (20.75%) ETL
6 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
7 7 (13.21%) Business Continuity
8 6 (11.32%) OO
8 6 (11.32%) Capacity Management
9 5 (9.43%) ITIL
9 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (7.55%) Database Tuning
10 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (7.55%) UML
10 4 (7.55%) CRM
10 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (7.55%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) Logistics
10 4 (7.55%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) T-SQL
3 13 (24.53%) PowerShell
4 7 (13.21%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) C++
5 6 (11.32%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) VBScript
6 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.89%) Korn
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.09%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.66%) Veritas File System
2 3 (5.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (11.32%) SCOM
2 5 (9.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.66%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle
3 6 (11.32%) Red Gate
3 6 (11.32%) Sun
3 6 (11.32%) BMC
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) Symantec
5 3 (5.66%) VMware
5 3 (5.66%) Informatica
5 3 (5.66%) Veritas
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 3 (5.66%) Cognos
6 1 (1.89%) Teradata
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