Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a DBA was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 56 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a DBA 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.93% 0.37% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.38% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
East Sussex median daily rate £394 - £300
10th Percentile £362 - £275
90th Percentile £431 - £405
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 519 520 599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.47% 96.47% 97.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 343 376
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +4.75%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £247
90th Percentile £575 £525 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 16
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -22.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.50 £13.13
90th Percentile £20.10 £72.50 £30.59
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +5.56% -9.15% +13.21%

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 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 14 August 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 +4 4 £363 -
Eastbourne - 1 £425 - 1
DBA
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) VMS
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Vertica
3 2 (40.00%) Kafka
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) icCube
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability

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 (40.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) icCube
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) VMS
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Integrated Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Vertica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) SAP