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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 45 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.95% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £480 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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 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
295 265 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 93.06% 97.07% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 151 120
Average daily rate £338 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza