The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Manager
Rank 576 567 573
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Database Manager 14 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.013% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
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£463 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £350 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 1 August 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 22 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 1 August 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 +2 12 £463 +32.14% 6
South East - 7 £466 - 1
London +6 4 £240 -31.42% 2
City of London +28 3 £350 - 2
Hampshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Leeds - - - -

Database Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
3 9 (42.86%) Data Management
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
5 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 6 (28.57%) ETL
5 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) MySQL
5 6 (28.57%) EAI
5 6 (28.57%) Statistics
5 6 (28.57%) ERD
5 6 (28.57%) Mule
5 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
5 6 (28.57%) Network Management
5 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Marketing
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 3 (14.29%) CRM
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Workflow
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (9.52%) Fund Management
9 2 (9.52%) Quantitative Analysis
9 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.52%) Migration

Database Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (28.57%) Mule
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) FastStats
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Statistics
2 6 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Data Management
2 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) ETL
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (28.57%) EAI
3 6 (28.57%) ERD
3 6 (28.57%) Network Management
3 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
4 5 (23.81%) Information Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) Fund Management
6 2 (9.52%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) PDM
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
2 2 (9.52%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.76%) HP