The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 26 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.94% 0.92% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.03% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 97 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.42% 88.99% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 47 42
Average daily rate £425 £300 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £130 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £26.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -32.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.55 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.60 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle DBA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware