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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 69 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 24 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.59% 2.06% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.26% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £145 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +43.93%
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
1397 1195 1205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.64% 91.01% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 691 643
Average daily rate £360 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £220
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 68 70 115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DBA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Staines -6 9 £375 +7.14%
Woking +7 1 £350 +141.37%
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Cobham - - - - 4
Egham - - - -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
3 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
5 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (26.83%) SCOM
7 11 (26.83%) Windows
7 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (26.83%) BMC
8 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
9 9 (21.95%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) Oracle
11 7 (17.07%) OLTP
11 7 (17.07%) Migration
12 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
12 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (14.63%) MCTS
13 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
13 5 (12.20%) UNIX
13 5 (12.20%) Linux
13 5 (12.20%) Clustering
13 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (9.76%) Finance
14 4 (9.76%) C#
14 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (36.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (17.07%) OLTP
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
8 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (4.88%) MySQL
10 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.44%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Logistics
7 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.44%) Kanban
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.44%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) SQL
2 16 (39.02%) T-SQL
3 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.76%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (14.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas File System
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCOM
2 3 (7.32%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
1 11 (26.83%) BMC
2 8 (19.51%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
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