The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 98 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.062% 0.067% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.071% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £348 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +11.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1517 1413 1502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.11% 94.52% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 729 761
Average daily rate £353 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 97
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (25.00%) POSIX
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Database Security
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) OCP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) POSIX
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) OCP
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle