Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £210 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 > Devon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 49 46
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.43% 0.93% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.97% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 5
Devon median daily rate £210 £150 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -51.22% -35.26%
10th Percentile £205 £125 £279
90th Percentile £215 £299 £407
South West median daily rate £419 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +11.67% +7.14% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 421 513 470
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.13% 95.35% 97.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 286 286
Devon median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £190 £152 £163
90th Percentile £535 £563 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 42
Devon median hourly rate £13.25 £35.00 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.14% +95.80% -43.25%
10th Percentile £9.40 £15.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £47.50 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +27.27% +4.76% -12.50%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Devon

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Devon

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Devon

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -7 1 £210 +40.00% 1
Plymouth - 1 - -
DBA
South West

DBA Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft