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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 96 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 0.52% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.55% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Average daily rate £313 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £365 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £375 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
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
1495 1268 1121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.89% 94.63% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1066 845 741
Average daily rate £405 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 36
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £32.20 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 29 April 2016, 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
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (30.00%) DB2
7 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (30.00%) ETL
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Games
7 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
7 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
8 2 (20.00%) GIS
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (20.00%) SAP

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (30.00%) DB2
4 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) GIS
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds