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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank - 124 100
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 0 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.14% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 11
Average daily rate
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- £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.20 -
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
2542 2484 1966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.04% 89.84% 91.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 1292 780
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 106 132
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -6.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £57.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thatcham - - - -
Oracle DBA
South East

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) Intel
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (12.50%) OCP
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (12.50%) BMC
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) OCP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
2 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow