The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 64 85 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 81 28 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.71% 1.20% 3.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.28% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 18 34
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £310 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.33%
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
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +22 63 £380 +6.29% 23
South Yorkshire -12 10 £365 -8.75% 4
North Yorkshire -6 3 £363 -3.33% 5
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 93 (71.54%) SQL
2 80 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 74 (56.92%) Oracle
4 49 (37.69%) Oracle Database
5 44 (33.85%) Windows
6 42 (32.31%) T-SQL
7 40 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (26.15%) Linux
9 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
9 33 (25.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 28 (21.54%) Replication
10 28 (21.54%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (20.00%) Clustering
12 25 (19.23%) PL/SQL
12 25 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 24 (18.46%) Migration
14 23 (17.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (16.15%) Finance
16 19 (14.62%) Red Hat
16 19 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (13.85%) UNIX
18 17 (13.08%) ITIL
19 16 (12.31%) MySQL
19 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
20 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
20 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
21 14 (10.77%) Data Mart
21 14 (10.77%) SharePoint

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.62%) SAS
3 5 (3.85%) IIS
4 3 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.54%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.77%) JBoss
6 1 (0.77%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) SAN
2 3 (2.31%) Firewall
2 3 (2.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 49 (37.69%) Oracle Database
3 33 (25.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (21.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (17.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (12.31%) MySQL
8 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (10.77%) Data Mart
10 13 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (7.69%) MongoDB
13 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (6.15%) BODI
14 8 (6.15%) OLAP
15 6 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
16 5 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (2.31%) Subversion
2 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.77%) JConsole
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Electronics
2 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.62%) Banking
2 6 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Publishing
5 1 (0.77%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.23%) .NET
2 8 (6.15%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (3.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (2.31%) Middleware
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.77%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.77%) MDX
7 1 (0.77%) LINQ
7 1 (0.77%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Replication
2 26 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (4.62%) DTV
4 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.77%) NHS
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 44 (33.85%) Windows
2 34 (26.15%) Linux
3 23 (17.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (14.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (13.85%) UNIX
6 12 (9.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.77%) CentOS
8 1 (0.77%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.77%) OS/390
8 1 (0.77%) zOS
8 1 (0.77%) MVS
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (18.46%) Migration
3 17 (13.08%) ITIL
4 16 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (10.00%) ETL
5 13 (10.00%) Release Management
6 9 (6.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (5.38%) Data Management
7 7 (5.38%) Analytics
8 6 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (4.62%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.62%) DevOps
8 6 (4.62%) Database Mirroring
9 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.08%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.08%) Data Migration
11 3 (2.31%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (2.31%) Network Load Balancing
11 3 (2.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 93 (71.54%) SQL
2 42 (32.31%) T-SQL
3 25 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.15%) PowerShell
6 7 (5.38%) Bash Shell
6 7 (5.38%) Korn
7 1 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.77%) OCP
System Software
1 13 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (8.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.31%) SCCM
2 3 (2.31%) Puppet
2 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.54%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.77%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 74 (56.92%) Oracle
2 33 (25.38%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.62%) Red Hat
4 14 (10.77%) Percona
5 11 (8.46%) VMware
6 9 (6.92%) SolarWinds
7 6 (4.62%) SAP
8 4 (3.08%) NetApp
9 3 (2.31%) Citrix
9 3 (2.31%) Sybase
10 1 (0.77%) BMC
10 1 (0.77%) Cognos
10 1 (0.77%) Siebel
10 1 (0.77%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £380 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
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Vertical IT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £330 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £360.00 per annum
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