The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank - 35 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £500 -
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
279 275 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.00% 95.49% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 157 129
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 29
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £13.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +29.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.01 £35.20 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Senior Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Senior Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Senior Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) HACMP
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) OCP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) SRDF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat