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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 123 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 23 66 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.81% 2.10% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.19% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 44 20
Median daily rate £425 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £320 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £37.75 £46.75
% change year-on-year
-13.24% -19.25%
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
2731 3009 2273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.23% 95.86% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1732 2037 1359
Median daily rate £380 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 161 137
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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 -42 14 £425 +11.84% 10
South Yorkshire +1 7 £425 +16.43% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £350 -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 54 (69.23%) SQL
2 44 (56.41%) SQL Server
3 36 (46.15%) Oracle
4 35 (44.87%) Performance Tuning
5 31 (39.74%) Oracle Database
6 22 (28.21%) Finance
7 21 (26.92%) Linux
8 17 (21.79%) Replication
9 16 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (17.95%) Migration
10 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.67%) DB2
12 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (14.10%) Windows
14 9 (11.54%) Unix
14 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
14 9 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
15 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
15 8 (10.26%) Clustering
15 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
15 8 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
15 8 (10.26%) ETL
16 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (8.97%) Shell Script
16 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
16 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (7.69%) High Availability

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) LDAP
2 4 (5.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (39.74%) Oracle Database
3 16 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (16.67%) DB2
6 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
9 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
10 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (6.41%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (5.13%) DTS
12 4 (5.13%) MySQL
12 4 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (28.21%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
2 5 (6.41%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Games
4 2 (2.56%) Law
4 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) .NET
1 3 (3.85%) .NET Framework
1 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.85%) Entity Framework
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.28%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Replication
2 8 (10.26%) Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) FMCG
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) Windows
3 9 (11.54%) Unix
4 5 (6.41%) Solaris
4 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.56%) Debian
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (17.95%) Migration
3 8 (10.26%) ETL
4 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.69%) High Availability
6 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (6.41%) Database Tuning
6 5 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Database Optimisation
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (3.85%) Change Control
8 3 (3.85%) ERP
8 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.85%) Release Management
8 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (69.23%) SQL
2 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (2.56%) Perl
8 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.56%) MCITP
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.28%) MCSE
3 1 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (10.26%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.13%) SCOM
4 3 (3.85%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) Oracle
2 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) BMC
3 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.56%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Percona
4 2 (2.56%) Sybase
4 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
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