The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Database Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Manager
Rank 608 566 565
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Database Manager 7 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.006% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
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£375 £420 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £276 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £564 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +68.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52098 48552 51706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.77% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32589 29303 29138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2082 2105 2549
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.78 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.30 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -7.14%

Database Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Database Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Database Manager within the UK.

Database Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Database Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Database Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Database Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Database Manager within the UK.

Database Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Database Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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
England -24 7 £375 -10.76% 3
London +21 3 £385 - 2
South East -10 3 £375 -37.50%
East of England - 1 - -
South West - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -

Database Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Database Manager 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 Database Manager in their job title.

1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (40.00%) Data Management
3 6 (30.00%) Statistics
3 6 (30.00%) ERD
3 6 (30.00%) Mule
3 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (30.00%) EAI
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Workflow
7 2 (10.00%) Front Office
7 2 (10.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) PDM
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing

Database Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Database Manager 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 Database Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) Mule
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Data Mining
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) MSTest
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (30.00%) Statistics
2 6 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (40.00%) ETL
1 8 (40.00%) Data Management
2 6 (30.00%) ERD
2 6 (30.00%) EAI
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 5 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) PDM
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) VMware