Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Database Administrator
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 53 53
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.61% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 0.43% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
East Sussex median daily rate £500 - £300
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £405
% change year-on-year +3.34% +1.54% +12.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £29.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 477 466 554
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 95.88% 98.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 300 350
East Sussex median daily rate £388 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £234 £213 £241
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 10 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £12.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.04% -27.34% -7.89%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £13.15
90th Percentile £44.00 £16.00 £38.10
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.49% -12.50% +17.65%

DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DBA in East Sussex over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DBA in East Sussex

DBA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +7 7 £500 -
Eastbourne - 1 £425 -
DBA
South East

DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region featuring DBA in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (25.00%) HBase
5 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (25.00%) Vertica

DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (25.00%) HBase
4 2 (25.00%) icCube
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Security Hardening
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Integrated Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Vertica
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SAP