The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £33.05
Oracle DBA
South 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 Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2279 2517 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.45% 93.15% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1245 1247
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 74 110
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £30.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (60.00%) Open Source
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (46.67%) Unix
6 6 (40.00%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
9 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
9 2 (13.33%) Firewall
9 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (13.33%) HP
9 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (6.67%) Endur
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (6.67%) Cognos
10 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (6.67%) HTTPS

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 (6.67%) Oracle Spatial
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (6.67%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Korn
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
2 2 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
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