The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 115 113 130
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.081% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
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£470 £370 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.02% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £370 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £402 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +74.41%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2216 2208 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.72% 91.01% 88.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 951 1035
Average daily rate £363 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 84 103
Average hourly rate £17.07 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Oracle DBA
South East

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 23 July 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
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% Change
on Same Period
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Oracle DBA
South East

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) OCFS2
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Siebel
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Primavera

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Essbase
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) ETL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) E-business
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) BPEL
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Database Security
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) OCFS2
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Siebel
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Primavera