The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 141 111 127
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 6 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.61% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.66% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £50.38 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £47.59
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.44%
Oracle DBA
England

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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2799 2290 2823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.08% 93.36% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1185 1418
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 257 269
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.48 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.10 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 2 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -14 1 £325 -35.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Essex - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 6 (37.50%) Statistics
4 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Mercator