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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 57 80 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 59 17 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.75% 1.00% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 1.06% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 12
Average daily rate
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£375 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+188.46% -62.85%
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
1996 1602 1458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.88% 93.79% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1403 1016 769
Average daily rate £350 £345 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 58 64
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.20 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 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
Leeds +22 51 £378 +18.43% 13
Bradford -9 3 - - 2
Huddersfield +3 2 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - - 3
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 64 (72.73%) SQL
2 55 (62.50%) Oracle
3 52 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 37 (42.05%) Windows
5 36 (40.91%) Oracle Database
6 31 (35.23%) Linux
6 31 (35.23%) T-SQL
7 30 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
8 25 (28.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 22 (25.00%) Migration
9 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (25.00%) Replication
10 21 (23.86%) Clustering
11 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
13 17 (19.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
14 16 (18.18%) MySQL
15 15 (17.05%) UNIX
16 14 (15.91%) ITIL
16 14 (15.91%) Finance
16 14 (15.91%) Data Mart
16 14 (15.91%) Percona
17 13 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
18 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (6.82%) SAS
2 5 (5.68%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 36 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 25 (28.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (21.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (18.18%) MySQL
7 14 (15.91%) Data Mart
8 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2000
11 8 (9.09%) BODI
11 8 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
12 6 (6.82%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (6.82%) OLAP
13 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (3.41%) Subversion
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Games
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.27%) Electronics
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Law
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 6 (6.82%) XML
3 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 2 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Replication
2 21 (23.86%) Clustering
3 2 (2.27%) DTV
3 2 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (1.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 31 (35.23%) Linux
3 22 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (19.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (17.05%) UNIX
6 12 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) CentOS
8 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.14%) OS/390
8 1 (1.14%) zOS
8 1 (1.14%) MVS
8 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (25.00%) Migration
3 14 (15.91%) ITIL
4 11 (12.50%) ETL
4 11 (12.50%) Release Management
5 9 (10.23%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.95%) Data Management
6 7 (7.95%) Analytics
7 6 (6.82%) DevOps
7 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.41%) Regression Testing
9 3 (3.41%) Service Management
9 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.41%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (3.41%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.27%) Database Mirroring
10 2 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 64 (72.73%) SQL
2 31 (35.23%) T-SQL
3 25 (28.41%) PL/SQL
4 8 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.95%) Bash Shell
5 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.95%) Korn
6 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (3.41%) SCCM
2 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.14%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 55 (62.50%) Oracle
2 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
3 17 (19.32%) Red Hat
4 14 (15.91%) Percona
5 9 (10.23%) SolarWinds
6 6 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (1.14%) Siebel
8 1 (1.14%) IBM
8 1 (1.14%) BMC
8 1 (1.14%) NetApp
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £430 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago