The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 93 35 67
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +32
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 17 74 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 4.65% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 4.95% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 44 5
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£320 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +88.88%
DBA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1495 1269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.72% 93.85% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 923 613
Average daily rate £370 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 54 93
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.88 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.91% +7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.44 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £25.60 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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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
Bradford -20 8 £310 -23.10% 6
Leeds -46 4 £400 +6.66% 12
Wakefield - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 22 (44.00%) Oracle
3 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (38.00%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 15 (30.00%) Replication
6 12 (24.00%) Clustering
6 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (22.00%) UNIX
8 10 (20.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) Linux
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (16.00%) Migration
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (14.00%) Banking
10 7 (14.00%) ETL
10 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (12.00%) ITIL
11 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (12.00%) Finance
11 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (10.00%) VMware
12 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
12 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
12 5 (10.00%) Shell Script

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (10.00%) SAS
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (8.00%) MySQL
8 4 (8.00%) Data Mart
8 4 (8.00%) BODI
8 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (6.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (6.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (6.00%) DB2
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (14.00%) Banking
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Replication
2 12 (24.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 6 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 7 (14.00%) ETL
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL
5 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Data Management
6 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.00%) DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) VCP4
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) NetApp
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) Business Objects
3 4 (8.00%) Percona
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.00%) Ceridian
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
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