The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
England / North East
Rank 52 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 42 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.40% 2.56% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.67% 2.72% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 0
Median daily rate £350 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £379 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.35% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.80 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.30% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
899 846 651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.14% 94.31% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 507 408
Median daily rate £370 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 46 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.58 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DBA across the North East region.

DBA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Tyne and Wear -2 40 £350 - 4
Durham +7 2 - -
DBA
England

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 North East region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 44 (61.97%) Oracle
2 38 (53.52%) SQL
3 35 (49.30%) Open Source
3 35 (49.30%) SaaS
3 35 (49.30%) PaaS
3 35 (49.30%) IaaS
3 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
3 35 (49.30%) ITIL
4 32 (45.07%) Change Management
5 31 (43.66%) Performance Tuning
6 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
7 29 (40.85%) Linux
7 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
8 27 (38.03%) Windows
9 24 (33.80%) MS Excel
9 24 (33.80%) Data Management
10 23 (32.39%) Problem Management
10 23 (32.39%) DB2
11 21 (29.58%) Unix
12 19 (26.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (26.76%) Oracle EBS
13 18 (25.35%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
13 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (25.35%) High Availability
14 17 (23.94%) DevOps
15 16 (22.54%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (22.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 15 (21.13%) Ingres
17 14 (19.72%) AIX

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (18.31%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (8.45%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.63%) Tuxedo
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
4 3 (4.23%) WildFly
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (33.80%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (4.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 35 (49.30%) IaaS
1 35 (49.30%) PaaS
1 35 (49.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
2 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
3 23 (32.39%) DB2
4 18 (25.35%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (21.13%) Ingres
6 13 (18.31%) Oracle Database 12c
7 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
7 11 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (12.68%) OLTP
9 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
10 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (1.41%) Adabas
13 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (5.63%) Middleware
3 1 (1.41%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Linux
2 27 (38.03%) Windows
3 21 (29.58%) Unix
4 14 (19.72%) AIX
5 11 (15.49%) zOS
6 7 (9.86%) MVS
7 4 (5.63%) HPUX
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.23%) VME
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) ITIL
1 35 (49.30%) Open Source
2 32 (45.07%) Change Management
3 31 (43.66%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (33.80%) Data Management
5 23 (32.39%) Problem Management
6 19 (26.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.35%) High Availability
7 18 (25.35%) PRINCE2
8 17 (23.94%) DevOps
9 16 (22.54%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 14 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (14.08%) Resource Management
12 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
12 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.86%) Performance Monitoring
12 7 (9.86%) Programme Management
12 7 (9.86%) Release Management
13 6 (8.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
2 4 (5.63%) REXX
3 3 (4.23%) COBOL
3 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) NATURAL
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.23%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (5.63%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (18.31%) Data Guard
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.41%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Oracle
2 29 (40.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.86%) CA
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.23%) Cisco
5 3 (4.23%) NetApp
5 3 (4.23%) VMware
6 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.41%) BMC
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