Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 18 December 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 +2
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.99% - 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Portsmouth median daily rate £500 - £375
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year +18.42% - -

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 295 305 248
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 94.43% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 162 132
Portsmouth median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £219 £263
90th Percentile £525 £513 £522
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 55 47
Portsmouth median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +45.45% +20.88%
10th Percentile £16.31 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.13 £49.46 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £21.87 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.88% +9.35% +23.76%

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 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Portsmouth region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Demantra
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Demantra
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle