The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 88 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -16
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 20 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.63% 0.82% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 0.85% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £281 £403 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.12% +34.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £319 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £445 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.44%
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
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1088 585 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.82% 95.74% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 348 289
Median daily rate £325 £364 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +10.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 65 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured DBA in the job title.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DBA Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DBA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DBA
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 20 £281 -30.12% 4
DBA
North East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
4 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 16 (44.44%) ITIL
5 14 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
5 14 (38.89%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) HP
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 9 (25.00%) Oracle
7 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
7 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (19.44%) Replication
8 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
8 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 6 (16.67%) Perfmon
9 6 (16.67%) ServiceNow
9 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Clustering
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
10 5 (13.89%) Meridio
10 5 (13.89%) QMS
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science

DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 14 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
4 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) CSS3
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) HTML5
1 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Replication
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) CentOS
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) Coaching
5 5 (13.89%) Problem Management
5 5 (13.89%) QMS
5 5 (13.89%) Quality Management
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.78%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) MCDBA
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.89%) OCP
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 4 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Perfmon
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) HP
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 5 (13.89%) Meridio
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
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