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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 84 52 77
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +25
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 29 58 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.45% 3.23% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 3.47% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 3
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£345 £360 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +32.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £412 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +80.00%
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
1831 1673 1258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.69% 93.10% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1089 614
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 65 79
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +22.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £10.09 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 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 -31 16 £375 +15.38% 4
Bradford -17 9 £310 -19.87% 3
Dewsbury - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
DBA
Yorkshire

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 27 (52.94%) SQL
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 22 (43.14%) Performance Tuning
3 21 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 18 (35.29%) Windows
5 17 (33.33%) UNIX
6 16 (31.37%) Replication
7 14 (27.45%) Clustering
8 13 (25.49%) Linux
8 13 (25.49%) ITIL
8 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (21.57%) PL/SQL
9 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (19.61%) Migration
10 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (17.65%) Percona
11 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
11 9 (17.65%) MySQL
12 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (13.73%) SAS
14 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
14 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
14 6 (11.76%) MS Office
14 6 (11.76%) .NET

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (13.73%) SAS
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.80%) WebLogic
3 5 (9.80%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
1 21 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (17.65%) MySQL
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (11.76%) OLAP
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (7.84%) DB2
9 4 (7.84%) Data Mart
9 4 (7.84%) BODI
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
1 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.80%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Replication
2 14 (27.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) UNIX
3 13 (25.49%) Linux
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) OS/390
7 1 (1.96%) zOS
7 1 (1.96%) MVS
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Migration
4 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.80%) ETL
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.84%) Data Management
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.88%) Service Management
8 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.96%) Database Security
10 1 (1.96%) E-business
10 1 (1.96%) CRM
10 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) PL/SQL
3 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Percona
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) NetApp
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.96%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Siebel
5 1 (1.96%) BMC
5 1 (1.96%) Ceridian
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