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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 91 104 83
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 42 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.69% 1.22% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.29% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 22
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £435 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.45% +1.40%
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
2376 2870 2444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.46% 94.25% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1876 1513
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 158 145
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +7 22 £425 +12.58% 8
South Yorkshire +5 18 £450 +42.29% 1
North Yorkshire +6 4 £286 -4.58% 1
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 58 (80.56%) SQL
2 45 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 29 (40.28%) Microsoft
4 28 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
5 26 (36.11%) Oracle
6 20 (27.78%) Finance
6 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (25.00%) Replication
7 18 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
9 12 (16.67%) Migration
9 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (16.67%) Linux
9 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.28%) ETL
10 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
12 9 (12.50%) Windows
12 9 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (12.50%) High Availability
12 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
13 8 (11.11%) DB2
14 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (9.72%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (9.72%) Clustering

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 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Firewall
1 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (11.11%) DB2
7 8 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (8.33%) MySQL
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (4.17%) Big Data
11 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (2.78%) DTS
12 2 (2.78%) OLTP
12 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.17%) Entity Framework
1 3 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.39%) WSH
2 1 (1.39%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Replication
2 7 (9.72%) Clustering
3 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) Statistics
5 2 (2.78%) Fintech
5 2 (2.78%) FMCG
5 2 (2.78%) HACMP
5 2 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Unix
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Solaris
5 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (16.67%) Migration
3 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.28%) ETL
4 9 (12.50%) High Availability
5 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
6 5 (6.94%) ITIL
6 5 (6.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.56%) Data Migration
7 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.17%) Analytics
8 3 (4.17%) Change Management
8 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Release Management
8 3 (4.17%) Server Building
8 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (80.56%) SQL
2 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
3 10 (13.89%) PL/SQL
4 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (2.78%) AWK
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) MCITP
3 4 (5.56%) MCDBA
3 4 (5.56%) MCTS
4 2 (2.78%) OCP
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (9.72%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Ansible
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (36.11%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.56%) Sybase
5 2 (2.78%) IBM
5 2 (2.78%) IDERA
5 2 (2.78%) NetApp
5 2 (2.78%) Percona
5 2 (2.78%) RedGate
5 2 (2.78%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) Tableau
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
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