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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 166 164 189
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 5 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 17
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £55.00
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
3241 4480 5551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.93% 95.14% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 3533 4061
Median daily rate £475 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 68 112
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £24.04 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 14 (73.68%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (68.42%) Linux
5 12 (63.16%) Finance
5 12 (63.16%) Banking
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
7 10 (52.63%) ITIL
8 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
8 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (42.11%) Migration
9 8 (42.11%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
10 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (36.84%) OCP
10 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (31.58%) Data Guard
11 6 (31.58%) Database Security
11 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
12 5 (26.32%) Replication
12 5 (26.32%) MCITP
12 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (26.32%) IBM
12 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
12 5 (26.32%) IBM Certification
12 5 (26.32%) C

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%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.26%) Informix
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 12 (63.16%) Banking
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
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 5 (26.32%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
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 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (31.58%) Database Security
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (26.32%) Capacity Management
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
8 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (5.26%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) C
3 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) Korn
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (36.84%) OCP
3 5 (26.32%) IBM Certification
3 5 (26.32%) MCITP
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) RHCE
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Data Guard
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (5.26%) WorldPay