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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 29 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.68% 2.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 2.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
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 - £35.20 -
Oracle DBA
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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
137 75 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 92.57% 97.40% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 35 30
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 £336 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 23
Average hourly rate £39.00 £19.50 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -48.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £12.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £38.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus