The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Development DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Database Administrator
Rank 656 664 606
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -58
Contract jobs requiring a Development DBA 4 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.018% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.018% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Median daily rate £301 £456 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.97% +21.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £301 £460 £375
% change year-on-year
-34.54% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51171 54063 51068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.76% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33246 34265 30949
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1562 2016 2062
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Development DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Development DBA in the job title.

Development DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development DBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

Development DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Development DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Development DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Development DBA
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England -22 2 £320 -29.86%
Scotland - 2 £301 -
Glasgow - 2 £301 -
South West 0 1 £290 -38.36%
West Midlands -36 1 £350 -4.10%
Somerset - 1 £290 -
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Bath - 1 £290 -

Development DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Development 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 featuring Development DBA in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) OLAP
5 4 (40.00%) OLTP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) Statistics
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) Replication
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (20.00%) MS Access
7 2 (20.00%) DTS
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning

Development DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) OLAP
4 4 (40.00%) OLTP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) DTS
6 2 (20.00%) MS Access
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) tSQLt
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft