The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Administrator
Rank 33 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -1
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 123 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.79% 1.80% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 1.91% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 18 21
Average daily rate £363 £305 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £165 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -2.91%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2402 1935 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.50% 94.25% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1514 959 1202
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £182 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 140 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
DBA
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +27 58 £360 +32.11% 10
South Yorkshire +14 29 £375 +87.03% 8
North Yorkshire +4 14 £375 +10.29%
East Yorkshire - 3 £200 - 1
DBA
England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 143 (67.45%) SQL
2 112 (52.83%) SQL Server
3 90 (42.45%) Performance Tuning
4 82 (38.68%) Oracle
5 74 (34.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 66 (31.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 62 (29.25%) T-SQL
7 62 (29.25%) Oracle Database
8 48 (22.64%) Clustering
8 48 (22.64%) Windows
9 47 (22.17%) Microsoft
10 43 (20.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 40 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 34 (16.04%) Oracle RAC
14 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2005
14 33 (15.57%) Linux
15 32 (15.09%) Finance
16 30 (14.15%) Replication
16 30 (14.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 28 (13.21%) Data Guard
18 26 (12.26%) Migration
19 21 (9.91%) Oracle RMAN
20 20 (9.43%) UNIX
20 20 (9.43%) PL/SQL
20 20 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
21 19 (8.96%) Data Modelling
22 17 (8.02%) ITIL
23 16 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
23 16 (7.55%) SLA

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (2.83%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.42%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (6.60%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.47%) Line 50
4 1 (0.47%) Siebel Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.60%) SAN
2 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 74 (34.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (31.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (29.25%) Oracle Database
5 43 (20.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 40 (18.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 33 (15.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 30 (14.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 20 (9.43%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (6.60%) MySQL
12 12 (5.66%) Relational Database
12 12 (5.66%) RDBMS
13 11 (5.19%) DTS
14 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (4.25%) MongoDB
14 9 (4.25%) NoSQL
15 8 (3.77%) DB2
16 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (2.83%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.94%) Toad
3 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (15.09%) Finance
2 10 (4.72%) Retail
3 7 (3.30%) Banking
4 2 (0.94%) Front Office
4 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Electronics
5 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.83%) XML
2 5 (2.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.94%) LAMP
4 1 (0.47%) .NET
4 1 (0.47%) J2EE
4 1 (0.47%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) Spring Batch
4 1 (0.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 48 (22.64%) Clustering
2 30 (14.15%) Replication
3 10 (4.72%) NHS
4 1 (0.47%) DTV
4 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.47%) Equities
4 1 (0.47%) Open Source
4 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.47%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 48 (22.64%) Windows
2 33 (15.57%) Linux
3 20 (9.43%) UNIX
4 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (6.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.72%) Solaris
6 9 (4.25%) HPUX
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.45%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (12.26%) Migration
4 19 (8.96%) Data Modelling
5 17 (8.02%) ITIL
6 16 (7.55%) Incident Management
7 14 (6.60%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (6.13%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (4.25%) Security Management
9 9 (4.25%) Data Architecture
10 8 (3.77%) High Availability
10 8 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
11 7 (3.30%) ETL
11 7 (3.30%) Database Security
11 7 (3.30%) Problem Management
12 6 (2.83%) Time Management
12 6 (2.83%) Information Security
12 6 (2.83%) Information Security Management
12 6 (2.83%) E-business
13 4 (1.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 143 (67.45%) SQL
2 62 (29.25%) T-SQL
3 20 (9.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (2.83%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.36%) XQuery
5 5 (2.36%) XPath
6 3 (1.42%) PHP
7 2 (0.94%) Java
7 2 (0.94%) VB
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) C#
8 1 (0.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.55%) SLA
1 16 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 34 (16.04%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (9.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.47%) SRDF
3 1 (0.47%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 28 (13.21%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.42%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.47%) Foglight
3 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.47%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (0.47%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) OpenView
3 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (38.68%) Oracle
2 47 (22.17%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.77%) Percona
4 7 (3.30%) SAP
5 3 (1.42%) HP
6 2 (0.94%) Red Gate
6 2 (0.94%) BMC
6 2 (0.94%) NetApp
6 2 (0.94%) Veritas
6 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
6 2 (0.94%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) Siebel
7 1 (0.47%) Lotus
7 1 (0.47%) Borland
7 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.47%) Sage
7 1 (0.47%) Retek
7 1 (0.47%) Embarcadero
7 1 (0.47%) EMC
7 1 (0.47%) Twitter
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