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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 84 84 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -50
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 31 21 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.52% 1.19% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.26% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 42
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.25 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+15.03% +8.66%
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
1932 1673 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.03% 94.73% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1297 1139 897
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 59
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +3 25 £394 -7.35% 6
Bradford +4 1 £300 -3.06%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 £325 - 1
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 49 (72.06%) SQL
2 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
3 32 (47.06%) T-SQL
4 26 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
5 24 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
7 15 (22.06%) Oracle
7 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (20.59%) Replication
9 13 (19.12%) Migration
10 12 (17.65%) Windows
10 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (16.18%) .NET
12 10 (14.71%) High Availability
13 8 (11.76%) Release Management
13 8 (11.76%) MySQL
13 8 (11.76%) C#
13 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
13 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (11.76%) Finance
14 7 (10.29%) Clustering
14 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
14 7 (10.29%) Database Optimisation
15 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
15 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
15 6 (8.82%) VMware
15 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (22.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (11.76%) MySQL
7 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
9 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
12 2 (2.94%) DTS
12 2 (2.94%) GIS
13 1 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
13 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Law
2 1 (1.47%) Legal
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 5 (7.35%) .NET Framework
3 5 (7.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Replication
2 7 (10.29%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Unix
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) CentOS
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (19.12%) Migration
3 10 (14.71%) High Availability
4 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.76%) Release Management
5 7 (10.29%) Database Optimisation
6 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (7.35%) ETL
7 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.41%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.41%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.41%) Open Source
9 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.94%) Data Modelling
9 2 (2.94%) DevOps
9 2 (2.94%) ITIL
10 1 (1.47%) Database Mirroring
10 1 (1.47%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 49 (72.06%) SQL
2 32 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 8 (11.76%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.06%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) VMware
4 4 (5.88%) Percona
5 3 (4.41%) NetApp
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) iManage
7 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago