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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 442 292 320
Rank change year-on-year
-150 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 134 294 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.62% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 167 99
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £252 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £41.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
45333 44161 38662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.46% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27997 26983 22727
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1804 1877 2051
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 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 30 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 -63 53 £425 +6.25% 9
South East -30 23 £381 -15.27% 4
South West -5 20 £450 +11.45% 1
North West -25 15 £350 +40.00%
East of England +3 9 £355 -13.93%
Yorkshire -46 6 £425 +9.67% 5
East Midlands -11 3 - - 3
West Midlands -12 2 £375 +8.69% 1
North East -16 1 £210 -22.81%
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 280 (92.41%) Oracle Database
3 149 (49.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 134 (44.22%) SQL
5 130 (42.90%) Oracle RAC
6 97 (32.01%) PL/SQL
6 97 (32.01%) Linux
7 93 (30.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 92 (30.36%) Data Guard
9 85 (28.05%) Oracle EBS
10 83 (27.39%) UNIX
11 79 (26.07%) Security Cleared
12 73 (24.09%) Oracle Database 10g
13 70 (23.10%) Finance
13 70 (23.10%) Performance Tuning
14 68 (22.44%) Shell Script
15 64 (21.12%) Oracle Applications
16 54 (17.82%) Oracle Database 12c
17 53 (17.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 51 (16.83%) SC Cleared
19 49 (16.17%) WebLogic
20 48 (15.84%) Oracle EBS R12
21 41 (13.53%) Migration
22 39 (12.87%) SQL Server
23 38 (12.54%) Solaris
23 38 (12.54%) DV Cleared
24 36 (11.88%) Middleware
25 34 (11.22%) Banking
26 33 (10.89%) Relational Database
27 32 (10.56%) Replication

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (16.17%) WebLogic
2 14 (4.62%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (3.30%) Oracle 9iAS
4 9 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.31%) Oracle 10gAS
6 3 (0.99%) IIS
6 3 (0.99%) Apache
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.33%) MediaWiki
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (28.05%) Oracle EBS
2 64 (21.12%) Oracle Applications
3 48 (15.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (5.28%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (2.64%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (1.98%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.31%) SAN
2 5 (1.65%) Internet
2 5 (1.65%) LAN
2 5 (1.65%) WAN
3 1 (0.33%) FTP
3 1 (0.33%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) SSL
3 1 (0.33%) RTP
3 1 (0.33%) SSH
3 1 (0.33%) Network Security
3 1 (0.33%) NAS
3 1 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (92.41%) Oracle Database
2 149 (49.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 73 (24.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 54 (17.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 39 (12.87%) SQL Server
6 33 (10.89%) Relational Database
7 31 (10.23%) RDBMS
8 28 (9.24%) Oracle Reports
9 23 (7.59%) Oracle BI EE
10 21 (6.93%) Oracle Exadata
11 15 (4.95%) SQLPlus
12 14 (4.62%) Oracle Discoverer
13 13 (4.29%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (4.29%) Oracle ODI
13 13 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (3.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 8 (2.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (6.27%) Toad
2 13 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (2.64%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (2.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (1.65%) ClearQuest
5 4 (1.32%) Subversion
6 3 (0.99%) JIRA
7 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.33%) ProC
8 1 (0.33%) JConsole
General
1 70 (23.10%) Finance
2 34 (11.22%) Banking
3 10 (3.30%) Retail
4 7 (2.31%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.98%) Legal
6 3 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.88%) Middleware
2 30 (9.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (5.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (1.65%) Web Services
5 4 (1.32%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.32%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.66%) LAMP
6 2 (0.66%) POSIX
6 2 (0.66%) HTML
6 2 (0.66%) .NET
7 1 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.33%) JSP
7 1 (0.33%) SOAP
7 1 (0.33%) Struts
7 1 (0.33%) CGI
7 1 (0.33%) JRockit
7 1 (0.33%) XML
7 1 (0.33%) JMS
7 1 (0.33%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.56%) Replication
2 24 (7.92%) Clustering
3 11 (3.63%) Statistics
4 7 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) Contract for Difference
7 2 (0.66%) Spread Betting
7 2 (0.66%) Online Games
7 2 (0.66%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.66%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.33%) Wiki
8 1 (0.33%) Open Source
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 97 (32.01%) Linux
2 83 (27.39%) UNIX
3 38 (12.54%) Solaris
4 30 (9.90%) AIX
5 27 (8.91%) Windows
6 20 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (4.95%) HPUX
8 5 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (23.10%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (13.53%) Migration
3 30 (9.90%) SOA
4 26 (8.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 22 (7.26%) ITIL
6 18 (5.94%) Database Tuning
7 15 (4.95%) Incident Management
8 14 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (4.29%) Database Security
10 12 (3.96%) High Availability
10 12 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (3.30%) Capacity Management
12 9 (2.97%) Load Balancing
12 9 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (2.97%) Configuration Management
13 8 (2.64%) Service Management
14 7 (2.31%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (1.98%) Release Management
15 6 (1.98%) ITSM
15 6 (1.98%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (44.22%) SQL
2 97 (32.01%) PL/SQL
3 68 (22.44%) Shell Script
4 22 (7.26%) Perl
5 21 (6.93%) Korn
6 14 (4.62%) Java
7 9 (2.97%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.65%) C
9 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.66%) PHP
9 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.66%) R
9 2 (0.66%) VB
10 1 (0.33%) VB6
10 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.33%) VBScript
10 1 (0.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 79 (26.07%) Security Cleared
2 51 (16.83%) SC Cleared
3 38 (12.54%) DV Cleared
4 26 (8.58%) Oracle Certification
5 11 (3.63%) OCP
6 7 (2.31%) Degree
7 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.33%) MCITP
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) SLA
2 6 (1.98%) QA
3 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 130 (42.90%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.96%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.99%) Firmware
5 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.33%) Corosync
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 93 (30.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 92 (30.36%) Data Guard
3 53 (17.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (3.63%) Oracle Flashback
5 7 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.98%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.66%) Nagios
7 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.66%) WSUS
7 2 (0.66%) Foglight
7 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.33%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (7.92%) Red Hat
3 14 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.96%) NetApp
5 10 (3.30%) Sun
6 9 (2.97%) Siebel
7 8 (2.64%) VMware
8 6 (1.98%) IBM
8 6 (1.98%) HP
9 4 (1.32%) Sybase
9 4 (1.32%) Remedy
10 3 (0.99%) SAP
11 2 (0.66%) Veritas
11 2 (0.66%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.66%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.66%) New Relic
12 1 (0.33%) Brocade
12 1 (0.33%) Ceridian
12 1 (0.33%) webMethods
12 1 (0.33%) Symantec
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