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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 94 61 87
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +26
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 47 81 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.61% 2.71% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.86% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 58 18
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £314 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +188.46%
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
2822 2837 2218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 94.88% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1861 1930 1339
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 119 116
Median hourly rate £13.60 £12.35 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.08% -14.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.39 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -24 35 £400 +5.26% 7
South Yorkshire -10 5 £348 -4.79%
North Yorkshire -2 3 £390 +7.58% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 1
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 70 (75.27%) SQL
2 57 (61.29%) SQL Server
3 49 (52.69%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (44.09%) Oracle
5 36 (38.71%) Oracle Database
6 26 (27.96%) Linux
7 23 (24.73%) Finance
7 23 (24.73%) Replication
8 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
9 21 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
11 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (16.13%) PL/SQL
13 13 (13.98%) DB2
13 13 (13.98%) Windows
14 12 (12.90%) Migration
14 12 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
15 11 (11.83%) Clustering
15 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET
15 11 (11.83%) Unix
15 11 (11.83%) .NET
15 11 (11.83%) C#
15 11 (11.83%) Database Optimisation
16 10 (10.75%) High Availability
16 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (10.75%) Oracle RAC
16 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
17 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) LDAP
2 4 (4.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.23%) Network Security
3 3 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 36 (38.71%) Oracle Database
3 21 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (13.98%) DB2
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (8.60%) MySQL
8 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (8.60%) Relational Database
8 8 (8.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
9 7 (7.53%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
11 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Games
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
2 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) .NET
1 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET
2 8 (8.60%) .NET Framework
2 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Replication
2 11 (11.83%) Clustering
3 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Linux
2 13 (13.98%) Windows
3 11 (11.83%) Unix
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (5.38%) Debian
6 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.23%) Solaris
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.69%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (12.90%) Migration
3 11 (11.83%) Database Optimisation
4 10 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (10.75%) High Availability
5 9 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.68%) ETL
6 8 (8.60%) Database Tuning
6 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.53%) Incident Management
7 7 (7.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.38%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.30%) Change Control
9 4 (4.30%) Change Management
9 4 (4.30%) ERP
9 4 (4.30%) ITIL
9 4 (4.30%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (4.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (75.27%) SQL
2 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
3 15 (16.13%) PL/SQL
4 11 (11.83%) C#
5 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.38%) Perl
7 3 (3.23%) Java
7 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.15%) MCITP
3 2 (2.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (7.53%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.30%) SCOM
4 3 (3.23%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 41 (44.09%) Oracle
2 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.23%) BMC
5 2 (2.15%) Percona
5 2 (2.15%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.15%) Sybase
5 2 (2.15%) VMware
6 1 (1.08%) SAP
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