Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £411 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 17 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 72 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 18 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.11% 1.11% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.16% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 11
Nottingham median daily rate £411 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.08% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £315 £277 £338
90th Percentile £500 £329 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £410 £300 £400
% change year-on-year +36.67% -25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £36.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 814 860 821
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.32% 95.34% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 453 513
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £271 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 36
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.11 £11.73 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -6.20% -4.76%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.39 £20.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.28 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.74% -9.07% +3.85%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Nottingham

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Nottingham

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Nottingham over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in Nottingham

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Nottingham region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 17 (94.44%) Clustering
2 15 (83.33%) MySQL
2 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 14 (77.78%) Percona
3 14 (77.78%) Galera Cluster
4 13 (72.22%) Replication
5 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
6 10 (55.56%) Python
7 8 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (44.44%) MySQL Certification
7 8 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Retail
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (11.11%) RedGate
11 2 (11.11%) PHP
11 2 (11.11%) Legal
11 2 (11.11%) Publishing
11 2 (11.11%) Migration
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
12 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 8 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) MySQL
2 8 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) VLDB
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Clustering
2 13 (72.22%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
2 10 (55.56%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) MySQL Certification
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Percona
2 2 (11.11%) RedGate