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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Administrator
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 51 53 40
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 33 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.64% 2.30% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 2.43% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £345 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +64.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%

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
681 659 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.78% 94.68% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 427 235
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 11 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £9.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £21.00 £34.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 31 £344 -15.64% 1
Sunderland 0 1 - -
DBA
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 45 (63.38%) Oracle
2 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
3 34 (47.89%) SQL
4 32 (45.07%) ITIL
4 32 (45.07%) Open Source
4 32 (45.07%) SaaS
4 32 (45.07%) PaaS
4 32 (45.07%) IaaS
5 31 (43.66%) Change Management
6 30 (42.25%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
8 28 (39.44%) Linux
9 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
9 27 (38.03%) Windows
10 23 (32.39%) Data Management
11 22 (30.99%) DB2
11 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
12 21 (29.58%) Unix
13 20 (28.17%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (28.17%) Problem Management
14 18 (25.35%) Oracle EBS
15 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
15 17 (23.94%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (23.94%) High Availability
16 16 (22.54%) DevOps
16 16 (22.54%) MS PowerPoint
17 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (21.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
17 15 (21.13%) Ingres

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 12 (16.90%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.23%) Tuxedo
2 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (2.82%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (30.99%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (2.82%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 32 (45.07%) IaaS
1 32 (45.07%) PaaS
1 32 (45.07%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
2 29 (40.85%) SQL Server
3 22 (30.99%) DB2
4 17 (23.94%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (21.13%) Ingres
6 12 (16.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (15.49%) MongoDB
8 7 (9.86%) OLTP
8 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
9 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
10 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.41%) Adabas
12 1 (1.41%) OLAP
12 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (4.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.41%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.82%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Linux
2 27 (38.03%) Windows
3 21 (29.58%) Unix
4 12 (16.90%) AIX
5 10 (14.08%) zOS
6 6 (8.45%) MVS
7 3 (4.23%) HPUX
7 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.23%) VME
7 3 (4.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.41%) Solaris
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) ITIL
1 32 (45.07%) Open Source
2 31 (43.66%) Change Management
3 30 (42.25%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (32.39%) Data Management
5 20 (28.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (28.17%) Problem Management
6 17 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (23.94%) High Availability
6 17 (23.94%) PRINCE2
7 16 (22.54%) DevOps
8 15 (21.13%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 13 (18.31%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.68%) Resource Management
11 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
11 7 (9.86%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (9.86%) Release Management
12 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.45%) Service Management
13 5 (7.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) REXX
3 3 (4.23%) COBOL
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.41%) NATURAL
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.23%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (7.04%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (5.63%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Data Guard
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.41%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Oracle
2 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.45%) CA
4 4 (5.63%) Cisco
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) NetApp
4 4 (5.63%) VMware
5 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.41%) BMC
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat