The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 95 72 72
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 13 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 0.40% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.43% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £345 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £415 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Oracle DBA
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1540 939 886
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.72% 92.88% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 610 487
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 45
Average hourly rate £15.86 £13.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.15% -57.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (95.24%) Oracle Database
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
4 18 (85.71%) PL/SQL
5 16 (76.19%) Windows
6 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (47.62%) Oracle RMAN
8 10 (47.62%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
9 9 (42.86%) Linux
9 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
9 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
9 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (33.33%) Analytics
10 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (33.33%) .NET
11 6 (28.57%) OLAP
11 6 (28.57%) MS Office
11 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 6 (28.57%) ITIL
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (28.57%) SAS
12 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 5 (23.81%) XML

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (28.57%) SAS
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) Oracle Database
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (28.57%) OLAP
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (9.52%) SQLPlus
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL
8 1 (4.76%) DB2
8 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 5 (23.81%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) UNIX
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Database Security
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Siebel