Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 15 August 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +27
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.92% 2.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £14.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 418 310 297
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.57% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 165 168
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +19.40%
10th Percentile £266 £254 £238
90th Percentile £579 £565 £529
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 52 51
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £28.13 £14.00 £16.00
90th Percentile £49.30 £51.59 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% - +42.86%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for DBA in Portsmouth

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in Portsmouth

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in Portsmouth

DBA Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Portsmouth region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) E-business
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-business
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle