The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 115 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 10 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.45% 0.83% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.90% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Oracle DBA
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2092 1895 1719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.48% 92.03% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1272 1122 992
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 112 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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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
Southampton -1 4 £370 +9.06%
Gosport - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
South East

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (35.00%) Data Guard
5 7 (35.00%) MySQL
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (20.00%) Middleware
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Solaris
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
8 3 (15.00%) HPUX
8 3 (15.00%) OCP
8 3 (15.00%) OCA
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
1 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) HPUX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) E-business
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.00%) Cutover Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) OCP
1 3 (15.00%) OCA
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (35.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft