The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 47 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 18 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% - 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% - 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 12
Average daily rate
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£396 - £331
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+21.35% +37.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
663 481 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.95% 95.63% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 267 245
Average daily rate £375 £350 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £173.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DBA across the Wales region.

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales - 9 £400 - 2
North Wales - - - - 2
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DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (43.33%) UNIX
5 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (33.33%) Database Tuning
6 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (30.00%) Open Source
7 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (30.00%) Replication
7 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
7 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (30.00%) Impala
8 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (20.00%) CentOS
9 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (16.67%) Migration

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (30.00%) Impala
5 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (6.67%) DTS
8 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Open Source
1 9 (30.00%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
3 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 10 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (13.33%) Korn
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Remedy
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Informatica
4 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
South Wales
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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