The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 92 93 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -58
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 47 50 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.63% 1.71% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 1.79% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 74
Median daily rate £375 £315 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £439 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -8.57%
DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2771 2786 2431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.92% 95.35% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1905 1758 1539
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 127 132
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 29 £375 +8.69% 9
South Yorkshire -12 9 £406 +47.72% 3
North Yorkshire +9 6 £375 -9.09% 1
Humberside - 1 - -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 42 (56.76%) SQL Server
3 38 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
4 31 (41.89%) Oracle
5 29 (39.19%) Oracle Database
6 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
7 17 (22.97%) Linux
7 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
7 17 (22.97%) Replication
8 16 (21.62%) Finance
9 13 (17.57%) Migration
9 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
9 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (17.57%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (14.86%) ETL
11 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (13.51%) .NET
12 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
13 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (12.16%) Unix
13 9 (12.16%) Windows
13 9 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (10.81%) Clustering
14 8 (10.81%) C#
14 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
14 8 (10.81%) DB2

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) SAN
2 3 (4.05%) Firewall
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 29 (39.19%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (12.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (12.16%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (10.81%) DB2
9 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (8.11%) MySQL
10 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
10 6 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (6.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (6.76%) Hadoop
11 5 (6.76%) MariaDB
11 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Games
2 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) .NET
2 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.76%) Entity Framework
4 2 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Replication
2 8 (10.81%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.97%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Unix
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Debian
3 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (51.35%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (17.57%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (14.86%) ETL
4 8 (10.81%) Database Optimisation
5 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.11%) High Availability
6 5 (6.76%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.76%) ITIL
6 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.41%) Change Control
7 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.05%) CRM
8 3 (4.05%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.05%) ERP
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 49 (66.22%) SQL
2 18 (24.32%) T-SQL
3 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.81%) C#
5 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.76%) Java
6 5 (6.76%) Perl
6 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.70%) MCITP
5 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (8.11%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.70%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Oracle
2 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) NetApp
4 3 (4.05%) SAP
5 2 (2.70%) BMC
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) iManage
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds
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