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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 84 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 5 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 1.11% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 1.17% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £378 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +13.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.18
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
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
1129 937 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.47% 94.74% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 578 475
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £214 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 42
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £16.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
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 24 December 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 5 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (40.00%) Migration
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Apache
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (10.00%) Database Security
8 1 (10.00%) SCOM
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Database Security
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) OCP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
2 1 (10.00%) OVSD
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) HP