The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.90 -
Oracle DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 258 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.59% 94.16% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 148 118
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle DBA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Oracle DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Oracle DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft