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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 82 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 1.49% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.56% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 7
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £389 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
-13.24% -19.25%
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
1115 1345 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.37% 95.19% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 798 740
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 67
Median hourly rate £17.40 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 30 September 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
Guildford - 2 £313 -
Camberley -8 1 £425 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (52.63%) SQL
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (26.32%) Clustering
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
6 4 (21.05%) Banking
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (21.05%) Replication
6 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) AIX
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 3 (15.79%) Sun
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.79%) Database Mirroring

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 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
1 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) DTS
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (5.26%) MySQL
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) AIX
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Database Mirroring
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos
5 1 (5.26%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp