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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 450 307 306
Rank change year-on-year
-143 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 141 292 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.59% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.64% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 178 119
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £252 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £414
% change year-on-year
- -9.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £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 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
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 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 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 5 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -48 58 £450 +12.50% 13
South East -41 26 £388 -13.88% 4
South West -5 13 £413 +10.73% 5
North West -12 12 £350 +5.66% 2
Yorkshire -40 10 £375 +0.67% 1
East Midlands -8 7 - -
East of England +3 6 £475 +15.15%
North East -25 5 £403 +56.31%
West Midlands -22 4 £363 - 2
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 299 (100.00%) Oracle
2 279 (93.31%) Oracle Database
3 142 (47.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 124 (41.47%) SQL
5 118 (39.46%) Oracle RAC
6 93 (31.10%) PL/SQL
7 92 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
8 88 (29.43%) Data Guard
8 88 (29.43%) Oracle RMAN
9 86 (28.76%) UNIX
10 77 (25.75%) Linux
11 71 (23.75%) Security Cleared
11 71 (23.75%) Performance Tuning
12 70 (23.41%) Oracle Applications
13 66 (22.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 58 (19.40%) Shell Script
14 58 (19.40%) Oracle Database 12c
15 54 (18.06%) Finance
16 52 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
17 50 (16.72%) WebLogic
18 49 (16.39%) SC Cleared
19 48 (16.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 42 (14.05%) SQL Server
21 38 (12.71%) Solaris
22 36 (12.04%) Windows
23 35 (11.71%) Middleware
23 35 (11.71%) DV Cleared
24 34 (11.37%) Migration
24 34 (11.37%) AIX
25 31 (10.37%) SOA

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 50 (16.72%) WebLogic
2 14 (4.68%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (4.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (3.68%) Oracle 10gAS
5 10 (3.34%) Oracle 9iAS
6 8 (2.68%) IIS
7 7 (2.34%) SAS
8 3 (1.00%) Apache
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.33%) MediaWiki
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.33%) Confluence
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 7 (2.34%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 92 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
2 70 (23.41%) Oracle Applications
3 52 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 16 (5.35%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (2.34%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (2.01%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 4 (1.34%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.33%) Endur
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.68%) WAN
1 8 (2.68%) LAN
2 7 (2.34%) SAN
3 4 (1.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) RTP
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) FTP
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) LDAP
4 1 (0.33%) NAS
4 1 (0.33%) Network Security
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (93.31%) Oracle Database
2 142 (47.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 66 (22.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 58 (19.40%) Oracle Database 12c
5 42 (14.05%) SQL Server
6 27 (9.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 27 (9.03%) Oracle Reports
7 24 (8.03%) RDBMS
7 24 (8.03%) Relational Database
8 20 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (6.35%) Oracle Exadata
10 18 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (4.68%) Oracle Discoverer
13 13 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 13 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
14 11 (3.68%) SQLPlus
14 11 (3.68%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (3.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 8 (2.68%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 13 (4.35%) Toad
2 8 (2.68%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (1.34%) JIRA
4 3 (1.00%) Subversion
5 2 (0.67%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.67%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.33%) JConsole
6 1 (0.33%) ProC
General
1 54 (18.06%) Finance
2 26 (8.70%) Banking
3 10 (3.34%) Retail
4 6 (2.01%) Legal
5 5 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.67%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.71%) Middleware
2 29 (9.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (4.68%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 9 (3.01%) .NET
5 7 (2.34%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.01%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 6 (2.01%) XML
7 4 (1.34%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.34%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.67%) POSIX
8 2 (0.67%) CGI
8 2 (0.67%) Web Services
8 2 (0.67%) HTML
9 1 (0.33%) BSON
9 1 (0.33%) JRockit
9 1 (0.33%) CSS
9 1 (0.33%) JSP
9 1 (0.33%) SOAP
9 1 (0.33%) Struts
9 1 (0.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Clustering
2 21 (7.02%) Replication
3 7 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.34%) Statistics
4 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.67%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.33%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.33%) Open Source
6 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.33%) Online Games
6 1 (0.33%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (0.33%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.76%) UNIX
2 77 (25.75%) Linux
3 38 (12.71%) Solaris
4 36 (12.04%) Windows
5 34 (11.37%) AIX
6 22 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (6.02%) HPUX
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (23.75%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (11.37%) Migration
3 31 (10.37%) SOA
4 29 (9.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (8.36%) ITIL
6 17 (5.69%) Database Tuning
6 17 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (4.68%) Incident Management
8 12 (4.01%) Database Security
8 12 (4.01%) Capacity Management
9 11 (3.68%) High Availability
10 10 (3.34%) Database Mirroring
10 10 (3.34%) Release Management
10 10 (3.34%) Load Balancing
10 10 (3.34%) Configuration Management
11 9 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (2.68%) Analytics
12 8 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (2.34%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (1.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 124 (41.47%) SQL
2 93 (31.10%) PL/SQL
3 58 (19.40%) Shell Script
4 20 (6.69%) Korn
5 19 (6.35%) Perl
6 16 (5.35%) Java
7 13 (4.35%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.00%) C
9 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.67%) R
10 1 (0.33%) VB
10 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 71 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 49 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 35 (11.71%) DV Cleared
4 21 (7.02%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.68%) OCP
6 6 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.34%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) SLA
3 4 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 118 (39.46%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (5.02%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.00%) Firmware
5 1 (0.33%) Corosync
5 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 88 (29.43%) Data Guard
1 88 (29.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 48 (16.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (2.68%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (2.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 6 (2.01%) WSUS
5 6 (2.01%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (1.00%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.67%) Foglight
7 2 (0.67%) Nagios
8 1 (0.33%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.33%) OpenView
8 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.33%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 299 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (9.70%) Red Hat
3 21 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.01%) NetApp
5 11 (3.68%) HP
6 9 (3.01%) IBM
6 9 (3.01%) VMware
7 8 (2.68%) Siebel
7 8 (2.68%) Sun
8 7 (2.34%) Sybase
8 7 (2.34%) 3PAR
9 6 (2.01%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.67%) Remedy
11 3 (1.00%) Informatica
11 3 (1.00%) SAP
12 2 (0.67%) Brocade
13 1 (0.33%) New Relic
13 1 (0.33%) Veritas
13 1 (0.33%) webMethods
13 1 (0.33%) CA
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