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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 550 519 562
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +43
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 7 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.067% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.072% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 8
Average daily rate
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£415 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £522 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £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 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +4 6 £415 -5.14% 3
North West -10 1 - - 3
South East - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
Senior Oracle DBA
UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 27 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (69.44%) Data Guard
4 24 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (50.00%) UNIX
7 16 (44.44%) SQL
8 15 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (41.67%) Finance
9 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
10 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
10 10 (27.78%) ITIL
11 9 (25.00%) Linux
11 9 (25.00%) Banking
12 7 (19.44%) SAN
13 6 (16.67%) HPUX
13 6 (16.67%) Veritas
13 6 (16.67%) Migration
13 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
14 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
14 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
14 5 (13.89%) Replication
14 5 (13.89%) Solaris
14 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
14 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
14 5 (13.89%) EMC

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (69.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
5 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) Ingres
6 2 (5.56%) DataStage
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) VLDB
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.78%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Toad
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.56%) French Language
6 1 (2.78%) German Language
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) HPUX
4 5 (13.89%) Solaris
5 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (27.78%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
5 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (27.78%) Shell Script
2 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (8.33%) OCP
3 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.56%) SRDF
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 25 (69.44%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Veritas
3 5 (13.89%) EMC
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) Cognos
6 1 (2.78%) BMC