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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 464 354 299
Rank change year-on-year
-110 -55
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 122 209 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.44% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 128 151
Average daily rate
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£375 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £506 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50
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
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
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 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -77 52 £400 - 17
Yorkshire -20 18 £375 - 5
South East -24 17 £400 -5.32% 7
South West -9 11 £356 -8.65% 8
North West -12 7 £375 +62.16% 8
West Midlands -1 5 £350 -37.77% 4
North East -28 4 £430 +6.83%
East Midlands -6 3 - -
East of England -6 3 £475 +46.15%
Midlands - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 259 (100.00%) Oracle
2 238 (91.89%) Oracle Database
3 115 (44.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 110 (42.47%) SQL
5 103 (39.77%) Oracle RAC
6 85 (32.82%) Data Guard
7 80 (30.89%) UNIX
8 78 (30.12%) Linux
9 73 (28.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 70 (27.03%) PL/SQL
11 62 (23.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 61 (23.55%) Oracle EBS
13 57 (22.01%) Performance Tuning
14 52 (20.08%) Oracle Applications
15 51 (19.69%) SQL Server
16 49 (18.92%) Shell Script
17 47 (18.15%) Oracle Database 12c
18 46 (17.76%) Security Cleared
19 44 (16.99%) Windows
20 43 (16.60%) Finance
21 38 (14.67%) Oracle EBS R12
22 32 (12.36%) WebLogic
23 31 (11.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 30 (11.58%) Red Hat
24 30 (11.58%) SC Cleared
25 29 (11.20%) Oracle BI EE
26 28 (10.81%) ITIL
27 27 (10.42%) RDBMS
27 27 (10.42%) Microsoft
27 27 (10.42%) Clustering

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 32 (12.36%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (2.70%) SAS
3 7 (2.70%) IIS
4 6 (2.32%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (1.93%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (1.93%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) JBoss
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
7 1 (0.39%) MediaWiki
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (0.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 61 (23.55%) Oracle EBS
2 52 (20.08%) Oracle Applications
3 38 (14.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.93%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (1.54%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
6 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.39%) Endur
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.63%) SAN
2 8 (3.09%) LAN
2 8 (3.09%) WAN
3 7 (2.70%) Firewall
4 4 (1.54%) VLAN
4 4 (1.54%) LDAP
5 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.16%) Internet
5 3 (1.16%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) FTP
6 2 (0.77%) NAS
6 2 (0.77%) SSH
7 1 (0.39%) HTTP
7 1 (0.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (91.89%) Oracle Database
2 115 (44.40%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (23.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 51 (19.69%) SQL Server
5 47 (18.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 29 (11.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 27 (10.42%) RDBMS
7 27 (10.42%) Relational Database
8 21 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (5.02%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (4.63%) Oracle Exadata
13 11 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (3.86%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (3.47%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (3.09%) Oracle OLAP
16 8 (3.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.32%) Toad
3 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.16%) JIRA
5 2 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.77%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.39%) JConsole
6 1 (0.39%) ProC
6 1 (0.39%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
General
1 43 (16.60%) Finance
2 22 (8.49%) Banking
3 8 (3.09%) Retail
4 6 (2.32%) Legal
5 4 (1.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Advertising
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.27%) Middleware
2 19 (7.34%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 8 (3.09%) .NET
5 7 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.32%) XML
6 6 (2.32%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 2 (0.77%) HTML
7 2 (0.77%) POSIX
7 2 (0.77%) CGI
7 2 (0.77%) J2EE
8 1 (0.39%) SOAP
8 1 (0.39%) JRockit
8 1 (0.39%) ODBC
8 1 (0.39%) JMS
8 1 (0.39%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.39%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.42%) Clustering
2 25 (9.65%) Replication
3 8 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.54%) Statistics
6 3 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.16%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.39%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 80 (30.89%) UNIX
2 78 (30.12%) Linux
3 44 (16.99%) Windows
4 26 (10.04%) Solaris
5 22 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (7.72%) AIX
7 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (4.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (3.47%) HPUX
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.77%) SUSE
13 1 (0.39%) VMS
13 1 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.01%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (10.81%) ITIL
3 23 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (8.49%) SOA
5 18 (6.95%) Migration
6 17 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (6.18%) Database Tuning
8 11 (4.25%) High Availability
8 11 (4.25%) Capacity Management
9 10 (3.86%) Database Mirroring
9 10 (3.86%) ETL
10 9 (3.47%) Database Security
11 8 (3.09%) Analytics
11 8 (3.09%) Change Control
11 8 (3.09%) Patch Management
12 7 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (2.70%) Release Management
12 7 (2.70%) Data Modelling
12 7 (2.70%) Incident Management
13 6 (2.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 110 (42.47%) SQL
2 70 (27.03%) PL/SQL
3 49 (18.92%) Shell Script
4 18 (6.95%) T-SQL
5 15 (5.79%) Perl
6 12 (4.63%) Korn
7 11 (4.25%) Java
8 7 (2.70%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.16%) C
10 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.77%) R
11 1 (0.39%) sed
11 1 (0.39%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.39%) AWK
Qualifications
1 46 (17.76%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 23 (8.88%) DV Cleared
4 13 (5.02%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (3.86%) OCP
6 5 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.70%) QA
2 5 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 103 (39.77%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.16%) Firmware
5 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 85 (32.82%) Data Guard
2 73 (28.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (11.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.32%) WSUS
5 5 (1.93%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.77%) Foglight
7 2 (0.77%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.77%) SCOM
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.39%) Nagios
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 259 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (11.58%) Red Hat
3 27 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.02%) IBM
5 12 (4.63%) VMware
6 11 (4.25%) HP
7 10 (3.86%) Sybase
7 10 (3.86%) NetApp
8 8 (3.09%) Sun
9 7 (2.70%) Siebel
9 7 (2.70%) 3PAR
10 4 (1.54%) Remedy
11 3 (1.16%) Citrix
12 2 (0.77%) CA
12 2 (0.77%) Informatica
12 2 (0.77%) EMC
12 2 (0.77%) Brocade
12 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.77%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.77%) Symantec
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