The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 404 290 320
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +30
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 149 289 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.68% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 150 115
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£403 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £496 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £35.20 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.20 -
Oracle DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44070 42663 38287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.40% 92.51% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 27462 25710 22381
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1715 1832 2129
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
London -76 50 £425 +1.19% 14
South West +9 36 £450 +21.62% 2
South East -37 27 £400 +3.22% 4
North West -24 13 £369 +47.50% 1
Yorkshire -41 8 £375 +0.07% 3
East of England +3 7 £300 -29.41%
West Midlands -19 2 £425 +25.92%
East Midlands +3 1 - - 1
North East -16 1 £210 -23.63% 1
Midlands - - - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 321 (100.00%) Oracle
2 300 (93.46%) Oracle Database
3 169 (52.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 156 (48.60%) SQL
5 139 (43.30%) Oracle RAC
6 117 (36.45%) Linux
7 113 (35.20%) PL/SQL
8 100 (31.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 92 (28.66%) Data Guard
10 86 (26.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 85 (26.48%) Security Cleared
11 85 (26.48%) Oracle EBS
11 85 (26.48%) Finance
12 79 (24.61%) UNIX
13 77 (23.99%) Shell Script
14 74 (23.05%) Performance Tuning
15 62 (19.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 62 (19.31%) Oracle Applications
16 58 (18.07%) SC Cleared
17 53 (16.51%) Migration
18 49 (15.26%) WebLogic
18 49 (15.26%) Oracle Database 12c
19 43 (13.40%) Banking
19 43 (13.40%) Oracle EBS R12
20 42 (13.08%) Solaris
21 38 (11.84%) Replication
22 36 (11.21%) Relational Database
23 35 (10.90%) DV Cleared
24 33 (10.28%) SQL Server
24 33 (10.28%) Middleware

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 49 (15.26%) WebLogic
2 17 (5.30%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (3.12%) Oracle 9iAS
4 7 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (2.18%) Oracle 10gAS
5 3 (0.93%) Apache
5 3 (0.93%) IIS
5 3 (0.93%) AquaLogic
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.31%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 7 (2.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (26.48%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (19.31%) Oracle Applications
3 43 (13.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (4.67%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (3.74%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (1.87%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 5 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (1.25%) Agresso
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Utilities
9 3 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
11 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.87%) SAN
2 5 (1.56%) Internet
3 4 (1.25%) LAN
3 4 (1.25%) WAN
4 1 (0.31%) LDAP
4 1 (0.31%) DNS
4 1 (0.31%) FTP
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.31%) SSL
4 1 (0.31%) RTP
4 1 (0.31%) SSH
4 1 (0.31%) NAS
4 1 (0.31%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (93.46%) Oracle Database
2 169 (52.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 86 (26.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 49 (15.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 36 (11.21%) Relational Database
6 33 (10.28%) SQL Server
7 31 (9.66%) RDBMS
8 27 (8.41%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (7.17%) Oracle Exadata
10 21 (6.54%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (4.98%) Oracle9i Database
12 15 (4.67%) SQLPlus
13 14 (4.36%) Oracle Discoverer
14 13 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (3.74%) Oracle ODI
16 11 (3.43%) MySQL
17 9 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 6 (1.87%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 22 (6.85%) Toad
2 11 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (3.12%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (2.49%) ClearQuest
4 8 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (0.93%) Subversion
6 2 (0.62%) JIRA
6 2 (0.62%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.31%) ProC
7 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 85 (26.48%) Finance
2 43 (13.40%) Banking
3 12 (3.74%) Investment Banking
3 12 (3.74%) Retail
4 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.93%) Games
5 2 (0.62%) Legal
5 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.28%) Middleware
2 27 (8.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 19 (5.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (2.18%) Web Services
5 4 (1.25%) WebCenter
5 4 (1.25%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.93%) Java EE
7 2 (0.62%) LAMP
7 2 (0.62%) HTML
7 2 (0.62%) Flash
8 1 (0.31%) JMS
8 1 (0.31%) .NET
8 1 (0.31%) CSS
8 1 (0.31%) JSP
8 1 (0.31%) SOAP
8 1 (0.31%) Struts
8 1 (0.31%) XML
8 1 (0.31%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.84%) Replication
2 24 (7.48%) Clustering
3 11 (3.43%) Statistics
4 9 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.62%) Open Source
8 2 (0.62%) Wiki
8 2 (0.62%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.62%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.62%) Online Games
8 2 (0.62%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (0.62%) Spread Betting
8 2 (0.62%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.62%) HACMP
9 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 117 (36.45%) Linux
2 79 (24.61%) UNIX
3 42 (13.08%) Solaris
4 30 (9.35%) AIX
5 28 (8.72%) Windows
6 21 (6.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.05%) HPUX
8 7 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (23.05%) Performance Tuning
2 53 (16.51%) Migration
3 32 (9.97%) SOA
4 24 (7.48%) ITIL
5 22 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (6.54%) Database Tuning
7 17 (5.30%) Incident Management
8 15 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (4.05%) High Availability
10 12 (3.74%) Performance Monitoring
11 11 (3.43%) ITSM
11 11 (3.43%) Service Management
12 10 (3.12%) Database Security
13 9 (2.80%) Configuration Management
13 9 (2.80%) Load Balancing
13 9 (2.80%) Data Migration
14 8 (2.49%) Performance Testing
14 8 (2.49%) ERP
15 7 (2.18%) Capacity Management
15 7 (2.18%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 156 (48.60%) SQL
2 113 (35.20%) PL/SQL
3 77 (23.99%) Shell Script
4 22 (6.85%) Korn
5 20 (6.23%) Perl
6 14 (4.36%) Java
7 5 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.25%) VB
9 3 (0.93%) VBScript
9 3 (0.93%) C
10 2 (0.62%) R
10 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.62%) PHP
11 1 (0.31%) COBOL
11 1 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.31%) VB6
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 85 (26.48%) Security Cleared
2 58 (18.07%) SC Cleared
3 35 (10.90%) DV Cleared
4 31 (9.66%) Oracle Certification
5 14 (4.36%) OCP
6 11 (3.43%) Degree
7 3 (0.93%) VCP4
8 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.62%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.31%) OCA
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.31%) MCITP
9 1 (0.31%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.36%) SLA
2 6 (1.87%) QA
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 139 (43.30%) Oracle RAC
2 100 (31.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) Firmware
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.31%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 92 (28.66%) Data Guard
2 62 (19.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (2.18%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (2.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.93%) OpenView
5 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.62%) Foglight
5 2 (0.62%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.62%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.31%) Puppet
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 321 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (8.10%) Red Hat
3 18 (5.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (4.98%) Sun
5 8 (2.49%) NetApp
5 8 (2.49%) HP
5 8 (2.49%) Siebel
6 6 (1.87%) VMware
6 6 (1.87%) IBM
7 5 (1.56%) Veritas
8 4 (1.25%) Remedy
9 3 (0.93%) Sybase
9 3 (0.93%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.93%) SAP
9 3 (0.93%) BMC
9 3 (0.93%) Intel
10 2 (0.62%) New Relic
10 2 (0.62%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.31%) Cognos
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Real Staffing
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Rate: competitive
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