The median contractor rate for a Development DBA was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Database Administrator
UK / England
Rank 572 607 583
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24  
Contract jobs requiring a Development DBA 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £525 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £327 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £458 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £368 £400
% change year-on-year +36.05% -8.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Development DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Development DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Development DBA in England

Development DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development DBA in England

Development DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development DBA in England

Development DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
London +19 4 £550 +48.64%
South East +16 1 £500 +41.84%
Development DBA
UK

Development DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Development 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 England region featuring Development DBA in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Database Security
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (37.50%) WorldPay
5 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) VLDB
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management

Development DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ADO
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
1 3 (37.50%) Database Security
1 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) WorldPay
3 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 1 (12.50%) RedGate
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel