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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 447 336 290
Rank change year-on-year
-111 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 140 247 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 159 132
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£388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £317 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £534 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
46284 44438 38725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.57% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29150 27994 22829
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1807 1851 1995
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -43 62 £425 +4.93% 23
South East -27 24 £388 -13.88% 11
Yorkshire -39 12 £375 +0.67% 3
North West -17 10 £350 -15.15% 5
South West +1 8 £400 +7.38% 5
East of England -4 7 £475 +31.03% 1
East Midlands -12 7 - -
North East -13 4 £430 +103.17%
West Midlands -17 4 £363 -6.45%
Midlands -6 1 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 268 (92.73%) Oracle Database
3 140 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 121 (41.87%) SQL
5 119 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
6 93 (32.18%) Data Guard
7 88 (30.45%) Linux
8 85 (29.41%) PL/SQL
8 85 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
9 82 (28.37%) Oracle RMAN
9 82 (28.37%) UNIX
10 73 (25.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 65 (22.49%) Performance Tuning
12 63 (21.80%) Oracle Database 12c
13 62 (21.45%) Oracle Applications
13 62 (21.45%) Security Cleared
14 51 (17.65%) Shell Script
14 51 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
15 47 (16.26%) Finance
16 46 (15.92%) SQL Server
17 45 (15.57%) WebLogic
18 41 (14.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 41 (14.19%) SC Cleared
19 38 (13.15%) Solaris
20 36 (12.46%) Windows
21 33 (11.42%) Red Hat
22 32 (11.07%) AIX
23 31 (10.73%) Oracle BI EE
24 30 (10.38%) DV Cleared
24 30 (10.38%) RDBMS

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 45 (15.57%) WebLogic
2 14 (4.84%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (3.46%) Oracle 9iAS
5 8 (2.77%) Oracle 10gAS
5 8 (2.77%) IIS
6 7 (2.42%) SAS
7 5 (1.73%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (1.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.35%) Confluence
9 1 (0.35%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.42%) MS Office
2 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 85 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
2 62 (21.45%) Oracle Applications
3 51 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (5.19%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (2.42%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (2.08%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.35%) Endur
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.46%) LAN
1 10 (3.46%) WAN
1 10 (3.46%) SAN
2 3 (1.04%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) Firewall
2 3 (1.04%) LDAP
3 2 (0.69%) NAS
3 2 (0.69%) SSH
3 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.69%) DHCP
3 2 (0.69%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.35%) DNS
4 1 (0.35%) RTP
4 1 (0.35%) VLAN
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (92.73%) Oracle Database
2 140 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 73 (25.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 63 (21.80%) Oracle Database 12c
5 46 (15.92%) SQL Server
6 31 (10.73%) Oracle BI EE
7 30 (10.38%) RDBMS
7 30 (10.38%) Relational Database
8 20 (6.92%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (6.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (6.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (6.23%) Oracle Exadata
11 14 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (4.50%) Oracle9i Database
13 11 (3.81%) Oracle Discoverer
13 11 (3.81%) SQLPlus
14 10 (3.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 8 (2.77%) OLAP
15 8 (2.77%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (3.81%) Toad
2 7 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.73%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.38%) JIRA
5 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.69%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.69%) Subversion
5 2 (0.69%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.35%) ProC
6 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) JConsole
General
1 47 (16.26%) Finance
2 24 (8.30%) Banking
3 8 (2.77%) Retail
4 6 (2.08%) Legal
5 4 (1.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.69%) Middleware
2 24 (8.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (4.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 9 (3.11%) .NET
5 7 (2.42%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.08%) XML
6 6 (2.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 4 (1.38%) WebCenter
7 4 (1.38%) Application Packaging
8 3 (1.04%) HTML
9 2 (0.69%) POSIX
9 2 (0.69%) CGI
9 2 (0.69%) J2EE
10 1 (0.35%) ODBC
10 1 (0.35%) JMS
10 1 (0.35%) CSS
10 1 (0.35%) JSP
10 1 (0.35%) SOAP
10 1 (0.35%) Struts
10 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.69%) Clustering
2 23 (7.96%) Replication
3 12 (4.15%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.08%) Statistics
5 5 (1.73%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.69%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.35%) HP StorageWorks
8 1 (0.35%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.35%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.35%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.35%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (30.45%) Linux
2 82 (28.37%) UNIX
3 38 (13.15%) Solaris
4 36 (12.46%) Windows
5 32 (11.07%) AIX
6 24 (8.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (5.19%) HPUX
8 8 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.35%) VMS
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (22.49%) Performance Tuning
2 29 (10.03%) ITIL
2 29 (10.03%) SOA
2 29 (10.03%) Migration
3 26 (9.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (6.57%) Patch Management
5 18 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (4.50%) Capacity Management
7 11 (3.81%) Database Security
7 11 (3.81%) Database Tuning
7 11 (3.81%) Incident Management
8 10 (3.46%) High Availability
8 10 (3.46%) Database Mirroring
9 8 (2.77%) Analytics
9 8 (2.77%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (2.77%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (2.77%) Data Modelling
10 7 (2.42%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.42%) Release Management
10 7 (2.42%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (41.87%) SQL
2 85 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 51 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 19 (6.57%) Perl
5 17 (5.88%) Korn
6 15 (5.19%) T-SQL
7 13 (4.50%) Java
8 3 (1.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.04%) C
8 3 (1.04%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.69%) R
10 1 (0.35%) VB
10 1 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 62 (21.45%) Security Cleared
2 41 (14.19%) SC Cleared
3 30 (10.38%) DV Cleared
4 22 (7.61%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.77%) OCP
6 6 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.42%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) SLA
3 4 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (41.18%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (4.50%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.04%) Firmware
5 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.35%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 93 (32.18%) Data Guard
2 82 (28.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 41 (14.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (3.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.08%) WSUS
5 6 (2.08%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (1.73%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.04%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.69%) Foglight
9 1 (0.35%) Nagios
9 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.35%) OpenView
9 1 (0.35%) Pacemaker
9 1 (0.35%) SCOM
9 1 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (11.42%) Red Hat
3 26 (9.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.15%) HP
4 12 (4.15%) IBM
5 11 (3.81%) VMware
6 9 (3.11%) NetApp
6 9 (3.11%) Sun
6 9 (3.11%) Sybase
7 8 (2.77%) Siebel
8 7 (2.42%) 3PAR
9 5 (1.73%) WorldPay
10 4 (1.38%) Remedy
11 2 (0.69%) Brocade
11 2 (0.69%) Symantec
11 2 (0.69%) Informatica
12 1 (0.35%) JDA
12 1 (0.35%) Veritas
12 1 (0.35%) EMC
12 1 (0.35%) Citrix
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