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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 113 76 94
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 34 79 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 2.50% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 2.62% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 56 18
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
2797 3018 2258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.42% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1826 2035 1360
Median daily rate £380 £351 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 151 121
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.40 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -36 24 £425 +11.84% 6
South Yorkshire -4 7 £425 -10.52%
North Yorkshire - 1 £438 - 1
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (68.75%) SQL
2 44 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 40 (50.00%) Oracle
4 39 (48.75%) Performance Tuning
5 36 (45.00%) Oracle Database
6 27 (33.75%) Linux
7 23 (28.75%) Finance
8 16 (20.00%) Replication
8 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (18.75%) DB2
10 14 (17.50%) Migration
10 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (15.00%) T-SQL
12 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
12 12 (15.00%) Windows
13 11 (13.75%) Unix
13 11 (13.75%) Oracle RAC
14 10 (12.50%) Data Guard
15 9 (11.25%) Clustering
15 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 12c
16 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
16 8 (10.00%) ETL
16 8 (10.00%) Shell Script
16 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (10.00%) Database Tuning
17 7 (8.75%) 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) LDAP
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) Network Security
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (45.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (18.75%) DB2
4 15 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (11.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 7 (8.75%) MySQL
8 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
9 6 (7.50%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (6.25%) MariaDB
10 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (28.75%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Banking
2 5 (6.25%) Games
2 5 (6.25%) Retail
2 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) .NET
1 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.25%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Replication
2 9 (11.25%) Clustering
3 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.25%) NHS
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Unix
4 5 (6.25%) Debian
4 5 (6.25%) Solaris
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.75%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.50%) Migration
3 8 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 8 (10.00%) ETL
4 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.50%) High Availability
6 5 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.00%) Database Optimisation
7 4 (5.00%) ERP
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (5.00%) Web Development
8 3 (3.75%) Change Control
8 3 (3.75%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (68.75%) SQL
2 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
2 12 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.75%) PowerShell
5 5 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) C#
6 3 (3.75%) Java
6 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.50%) MCITP
2 2 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.00%) SCOM
4 3 (3.75%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) BMC
3 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) IBM
4 2 (2.50%) Percona
4 2 (2.50%) Sybase
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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