The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 37 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.38% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -6.59%
Oracle DBA
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 283 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 93.46% 92.18% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 120 114
Average daily rate £318 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 66
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -39.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards