The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 176 168 175
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 16 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.55% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £399 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.71% -6.05%
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%
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
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
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 the City of London

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

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
4 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (76.67%) Data Guard
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
7 13 (43.33%) UNIX
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
8 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (36.67%) Finance
10 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 9 (30.00%) Banking
12 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
13 6 (20.00%) SAN
13 6 (20.00%) HP
13 6 (20.00%) IBM
13 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 6 (20.00%) AIX
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
13 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
13 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 23 (76.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (3.33%) MySQL
10 1 (3.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) CGI
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (16.67%) SOA
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) High Availability
6 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Database Security
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.33%) Kanban
7 1 (3.33%) DevOps
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 14 (46.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Korn
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) OCP
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Corosync
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Data Guard
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Pacemaker
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) IBM
3 6 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
5 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (3.33%) WorldPay
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
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