The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 38 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 18 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.71% 1.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 1.29% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +78.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.20 -
Oracle DBA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 311 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.02% 94.24% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 155 209
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 39
Average hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (95.65%) DV Cleared
2 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
3 21 (91.30%) PL/SQL
3 21 (91.30%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Applications
5 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) UNIX
7 5 (21.74%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (17.39%) Release Management
8 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
8 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (8.70%) Clustering
9 2 (8.70%) Linux
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (4.35%) Apache
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (4.35%) SSL
10 1 (4.35%) SLA
10 1 (4.35%) IBM

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 22 (95.65%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) Solaris
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
1 4 (17.39%) Release Management
1 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
2 1 (4.35%) Change Management
2 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.35%) E-business
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Change Control
2 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) PL/SQL
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) DV Cleared
1 22 (95.65%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sun
2 1 (4.35%) Veritas
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Micro Focus