The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 38 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.87% 0.71% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £486 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.35% +52.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.75 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +38.46%
DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
327 412 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.51% 97.63% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 234 350
Average daily rate £340 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 38 18
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.57% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.23 £45.00 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

DBA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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
Crawley - - - -
Horsham - - - -
DBA
South East

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Database Security
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) Red Gate
4 5 (62.50%) Replication
4 5 (62.50%) Statistics
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (62.50%) VBScript
4 5 (62.50%) WSH
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) DTS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) WSH
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
1 5 (62.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Database Security
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Red Gate