The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Tonbridge 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 13 - 3
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 4.55% - 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%
DBA
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tonbridge 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
Tonbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 100.00% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 7
Average daily rate £650 £466 £494
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.63% -5.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DBA across the Tonbridge region.

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

DBA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tonbridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft