The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 53 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £33.05
Oracle DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
533 615 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.53% 96.85% 95.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 322 336
Average daily rate £375 £413 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 46 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £37.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) ETL
3 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (42.86%) ETL Development
6 4 (28.57%) ION Trading
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) J2EE
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Banking
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
9 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
9 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
9 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (7.14%) Data Management
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (21.43%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Configuration Management
1 11 (78.57%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) ETL Development
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PL/SQL
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Java
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) ION Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft