The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 528 498 559
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +61
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 29 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.056% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.060% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 4
Average daily rate £438 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Senior Oracle DBA
UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 16 £450 - 4
South East -30 3 £499 +5.00% 1
East of England - 1 £425 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Senior Oracle DBA
UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 39 (82.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (76.60%) Oracle RAC
4 34 (72.34%) Data Guard
5 33 (70.21%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (57.45%) UNIX
6 27 (57.45%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (48.94%) SQL
8 19 (40.43%) Shell Script
9 17 (36.17%) ITIL
10 16 (34.04%) Migration
10 16 (34.04%) Capacity Planning
11 14 (29.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 14 (29.79%) SAN
12 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
12 13 (27.66%) Linux
13 12 (25.53%) Solaris
13 12 (25.53%) Veritas
13 12 (25.53%) Finance
14 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
14 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
14 11 (23.40%) Oracle Application Server
15 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (19.15%) Replication
16 7 (14.89%) Oracle Certification
16 7 (14.89%) Banking
17 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
17 6 (12.77%) OCP
17 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.40%) WebLogic
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) SSH
2 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 39 (82.98%) Oracle Database 11g
3 33 (70.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (12.77%) RDBMS
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.26%) DB2
7 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.26%) DataStage
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.13%) VLDB
8 1 (2.13%) Ingres
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) PVCS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) Dojo
2 1 (2.13%) jQuery
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Replication
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) UNIX
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 12 (25.53%) Solaris
4 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.77%) HPUX
6 5 (10.64%) Windows
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (36.17%) ITIL
3 16 (34.04%) Migration
3 16 (34.04%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (23.40%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.26%) Change Control
7 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.13%) Web Development
8 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.13%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Shell Script
3 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
4 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (12.77%) OCP
3 4 (8.51%) MCITP
3 4 (8.51%) MCSA
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Degree
System Software
1 36 (76.60%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (29.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.26%) SRDF
4 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 34 (72.34%) Data Guard
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) Veritas
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) EMC
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos
6 1 (2.13%) BMC