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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Administrator
Rank 66 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 32 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.94% 2.33% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 2.47% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 3
Median daily rate £387 £338 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% +64.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £323 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £453 £241
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +1.40%
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
1010 689 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.66% 94.38% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 426 390
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £603 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 42 16
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -16 30 £376 +3.58% 1
Sunderland -4 1 - - 1
DBA
North East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 26 (56.52%) Oracle
2 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 20 (43.48%) Oracle Database
4 18 (39.13%) ITIL
5 17 (36.96%) SQL
6 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) IaaS
7 14 (30.43%) Open Source
7 14 (30.43%) SaaS
7 14 (30.43%) PaaS
7 14 (30.43%) Change Management
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS
9 12 (26.09%) DB2
10 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
11 10 (21.74%) High Availability
11 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
11 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (21.74%) RDBMS
12 9 (19.57%) Linux
12 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
13 8 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (17.39%) Windows
14 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
14 7 (15.22%) Mainframe
14 7 (15.22%) zOS
14 7 (15.22%) Unix
14 7 (15.22%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (15.22%) OLTP

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 7 (15.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (6.52%) Tuxedo
2 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) IaaS
1 14 (30.43%) PaaS
1 14 (30.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (43.48%) Oracle Database
3 12 (26.09%) DB2
4 10 (21.74%) RDBMS
4 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
5 7 (15.22%) OLTP
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (10.87%) Ingres
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.17%) Adabas
9 1 (2.17%) OLAP
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.35%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 8 (17.39%) Windows
3 7 (15.22%) Unix
3 7 (15.22%) zOS
4 4 (8.70%) MVS
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) HPUX
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) ITIL
2 14 (30.43%) Change Management
2 14 (30.43%) Open Source
3 10 (21.74%) High Availability
3 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
6 7 (15.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (15.22%) Release Management
7 6 (13.04%) Data Management
8 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
8 5 (10.87%) Database Security
8 5 (10.87%) DevOps
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.87%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 4 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.96%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) REXX
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) NATURAL
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (8.70%) OCP
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.70%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Data Guard
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Oracle
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) CA
4 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (2.17%) BMC
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.17%) Sun
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