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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 93 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 21 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.55% 0.64% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 0.67% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Median daily rate £281 £403 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.12% +49.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £319 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £445 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
DBA
England

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
1217 743 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.01% 95.26% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 420 337
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £188 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 77 19
Median hourly rate £26.58 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £18.47 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -36 19 £281 -30.12% 4
DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
3 17 (45.95%) ITIL
3 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
4 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
5 15 (40.54%) Degree
6 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
6 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (29.73%) HP
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
8 10 (27.03%) Oracle
8 10 (27.03%) Capacity Management
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
10 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
11 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (18.92%) Replication
12 6 (16.22%) Clustering
12 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
12 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (16.22%) Perfmon
12 6 (16.22%) ServiceNow
13 5 (13.51%) Coaching
13 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis

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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (37.84%) MongoDB
2 14 (37.84%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle Database
4 9 (24.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (21.62%) RDBMS
5 8 (21.62%) Relational Database
6 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS3
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Replication
2 6 (16.22%) Clustering
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Capacity Management
3 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.51%) Change Management
5 5 (13.51%) Coaching
5 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.51%) QMS
5 5 (13.51%) Quality Management
5 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 16 (43.24%) SC Cleared
3 15 (40.54%) Degree
4 5 (13.51%) MCDBA
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.51%) OCP
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (10.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (16.22%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) HP
2 10 (27.03%) Oracle
3 6 (16.22%) ServiceNow
4 5 (13.51%) Meridio
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago