The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 572 543 564
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 6 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.044% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 5
Average daily rate
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£398 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% -9.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
47067 45362 49291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.11% 92.86% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 29105 27599 28304
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1980 2447
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
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 2 September 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
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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 +11 4 £398 -11.66% 4
South East -6 1 £320 -1.08% 3
North West -11 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
Senior Oracle DBA
UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle RAC
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (60.00%) Data Guard
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) Finance
5 13 (52.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (36.00%) Banking
9 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
9 8 (32.00%) UNIX
10 6 (24.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) Replication
11 5 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.00%) EMC
12 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
12 4 (16.00%) Change Management
13 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
13 3 (12.00%) Clustering
13 3 (12.00%) HP
13 3 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
13 3 (12.00%) AIX
13 3 (12.00%) HPUX
13 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
14 2 (8.00%) French Language
14 2 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) OLAP
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) Ingres
5 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) TKPROF
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) VLDB
6 1 (4.00%) DataStage
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (8.00%) French Language
6 1 (4.00%) German Language
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) UNIX
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) AIX
3 3 (12.00%) HPUX
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (4.00%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (52.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (8.00%) SRDF
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (8.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos