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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 130 173 177
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 13 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.34% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
Average daily rate £350 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £615 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £33.05
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
2945 4817 5628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.49% 94.95% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 3708 4014
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 75 94
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (78.79%) Oracle Database
3 23 (69.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (60.61%) Linux
5 19 (57.58%) SQL
6 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
7 16 (48.48%) Finance
8 13 (39.39%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (39.39%) Sybase
8 13 (39.39%) Unix
8 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (36.36%) Windows
9 12 (36.36%) Solaris
9 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
9 12 (36.36%) Veritas
9 12 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (36.36%) SCOM
10 11 (33.33%) Replication
11 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
12 9 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
12 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (21.21%) Data Guard
14 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) Oracle Database
2 23 (69.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (18.18%) MySQL
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (9.09%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
11 1 (3.03%) Big Data
11 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 1 (3.03%) OLAP
11 1 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Replication
2 5 (15.15%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Unix
3 12 (36.36%) Solaris
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (21.21%) Coaching
4 7 (21.21%) High Availability
4 7 (21.21%) People Management
5 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 5 (15.15%) Database Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) Service Management
9 1 (3.03%) Change Control
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) Database Security
9 1 (3.03%) DevOps
9 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
9 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (3.03%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (36.36%) SCOM
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (21.21%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (39.39%) Sybase
3 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Veritas
4 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) SAP
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