Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 20 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 72 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11 0
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.87% 0.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.11% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Northamptonshire median daily rate £363 £190 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.79% -47.59% -
10th Percentile £346 £185 £331
90th Percentile £478 £195 £410
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +9.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 646 884 755
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.62% 96.40% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 646 507
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £205 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £575 £572
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 36
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £11.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.80% -5.21% -12.73%
10th Percentile £10.29 £9.63 £10.00
90th Percentile £15.25 £32.19 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Northamptonshire

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Northamptonshire

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in Northamptonshire

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Northamptonshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Northampton +6 5 £363 +90.79%
DBA
East Midlands

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Northamptonshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) Derivative
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Teradata