The median contractor rate for a DBA was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 3 months to 29 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.

Database Administrator
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.26% 1.42% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.48% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £320 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £300 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £28.53 £39.50
% change year-on-year +44.58% -27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 391 541 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 98.24% 96.26% 98.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 261 211
Median daily rate £365 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +2.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 28
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% -1.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £47.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Nottinghamshire

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Nottingham +5 4 £340 +13.33% 2
Mansfield - 1 £300 -
DBA
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Replication
6 1 (7.69%) Clustering

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
1 2 (15.38%) Change Data Capture
1 2 (15.38%) Data Management
1 2 (15.38%) ETL
1 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
2 1 (7.69%) Conceptual Models
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.69%) Data Enrichment
2 1 (7.69%) Database Security
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) PLM
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) HL7
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat