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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 89 95 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -54
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 46 52 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 1.79% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.88% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 64
Median daily rate £330 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £430 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
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
2755 2771 2413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.86% 95.16% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1905 1834 1543
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 105 125
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 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 28 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 -6 29 £328 -12.66% 6
South Yorkshire -4 9 £425 +30.76% 4
North Yorkshire +8 5 £350 -12.50% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 58 (69.88%) SQL
2 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
3 43 (51.81%) Performance Tuning
4 34 (40.96%) Oracle
5 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database
6 20 (24.10%) Linux
7 19 (22.89%) Replication
7 19 (22.89%) Finance
8 17 (20.48%) T-SQL
9 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
10 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
11 13 (15.66%) Windows
12 11 (13.25%) Clustering
12 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (12.05%) Migration
13 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (12.05%) Unix
13 10 (12.05%) .NET
13 10 (12.05%) PL/SQL
13 10 (12.05%) DB2
13 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
14 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (10.84%) ETL
14 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (10.84%) High Availability
14 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2014

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 (6.02%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) SAN
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
2 3 (3.61%) Network Security
3 2 (2.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (61.45%) SQL Server
2 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database
3 15 (18.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.05%) DB2
5 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (9.64%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
8 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (7.23%) MySQL
10 5 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
10 5 (6.02%) MariaDB
10 5 (6.02%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.82%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Games
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Law
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.05%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.02%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Replication
2 11 (13.25%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 10 (12.05%) Unix
4 6 (7.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.02%) Debian
6 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.81%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (12.05%) Migration
3 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (10.84%) ETL
3 9 (10.84%) High Availability
4 8 (9.64%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.02%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
7 4 (4.82%) Change Control
7 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.82%) ERP
7 4 (4.82%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.61%) CRM
8 3 (3.61%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) T-SQL
3 10 (12.05%) PL/SQL
3 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
4 8 (9.64%) C#
4 8 (9.64%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.02%) Perl
6 3 (3.61%) Java
6 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) MCITP
3 1 (1.20%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (7.23%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.61%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Oracle
2 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.82%) NetApp
4 3 (3.61%) BMC
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) iManage
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.20%) Sybase
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
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