Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Database Administrator
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 91 52
Rank change year-on-year -21 -39 +55
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 8 18 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.40% 1.06% 3.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.12% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 59
Bristol median daily rate £413 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -27.78% +33.33%
10th Percentile £359 £276 £323
90th Percentile £509 £384 £483
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +7.14% -15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1876 1612 1663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.94% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1143 1227
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.03 £47.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Bristol

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DBA in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Bristol

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in Bristol

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Bristol

DBA Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (12.50%) Military
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle