The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 30 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 9 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.66% - 7.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% - 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 5
Average daily rate
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£350 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +29.25%
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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 Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
312 251 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 92.31% 93.66% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 131 133
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £208 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 30 29
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.69 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.89% -18.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.20 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.58 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (27.27%) OCP
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Solaris
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Agresso
6 2 (18.18%) AIX
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 1 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) DB2
7 1 (9.09%) Java

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (18.18%) Agresso
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Redis
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (9.09%) IDMS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) LPAR
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Database Security
4 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) OCP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) HP