The first table below looks at the demand for the Development DBA role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Database Administrator
Rank 586 546 576
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Development DBA 17 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.012% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.013% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 12
Average daily rate £311 £350 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.07% -39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £350 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £370 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £375 £298
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +26.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
53024 44938 56165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.25% 92.48% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32160 25752 30878
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2112 2238 2624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%

Development DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Development DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -25 15 £300 -14.28% 3
South East - 7 - -
London -36 3 £374 +6.78% 2
Scotland -7 2 £350 -
Glasgow +10 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Leeds - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Rotherham - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1

Development DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development DBA in their job title.

1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (25.00%) DB2
6 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (20.83%) ETL
7 5 (20.83%) AIX
7 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.83%) Korn
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.67%) OLTP
8 4 (16.67%) IBM
9 3 (12.50%) ERwin
9 3 (12.50%) OLAP
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
9 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
9 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
10 2 (8.33%) 4G
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Development DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development 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 Development DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) 4G
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) 3G
2 1 (4.17%) 2G
2 1 (4.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (25.00%) DB2
5 4 (16.67%) OLTP
6 3 (12.50%) OLAP
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (8.33%) MySQL
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (4.17%) VLDB
8 1 (4.17%) SQLPlus
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) ERwin
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.83%) ETL
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.50%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (20.83%) Korn
4 4 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
1 1 (4.17%) MCT
1 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas
3 1 (4.17%) VMware