The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 169 187 175
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.41% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 24
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Oracle DBA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3293 5137 5567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.09% 95.15% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2633 4010 4012
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 79 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
3 13 (68.42%) Linux
4 12 (63.16%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (57.89%) Banking
5 11 (57.89%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) Migration
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (36.84%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
8 7 (36.84%) Data Guard
9 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (31.58%) OCP
9 6 (31.58%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (26.32%) Unix
10 5 (26.32%) Database Security
11 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
11 4 (21.05%) MCITP
11 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
11 4 (21.05%) C
11 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 3 (15.79%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.26%) SUSE
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
1 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Database Security
4 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
5 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.26%) Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.26%) Korn
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) OCP
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (21.05%) IBM Certification
2 4 (21.05%) MCITP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Data Guard
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (5.26%) WorldPay