The first table below looks at the demand for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 67 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.28% 1.04% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.11% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 450 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.52% 93.95% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 319 369
Average daily rate £371 £383 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +7.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 56
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.40 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.10% -38.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
DBA
South West

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 2 £400 -
Chippenham - - - - 1
DBA
South West

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) DataStage

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) AIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft