The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 345 280 288
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +8
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 58 117 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 85 62
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£425 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £38.73 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -8 16 £450 +12.71% 12
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
2 107 (96.40%) Oracle Database
3 78 (70.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 64 (57.66%) Oracle RAC
5 59 (53.15%) Data Guard
6 50 (45.05%) Linux
7 41 (36.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 40 (36.04%) Oracle RMAN
9 36 (32.43%) SQL
10 33 (29.73%) UNIX
11 30 (27.03%) Oracle Database 12c
12 29 (26.13%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (25.23%) PL/SQL
13 28 (25.23%) Shell Script
14 26 (23.42%) Red Hat
15 25 (22.52%) Finance
16 21 (18.92%) Oracle EBS
16 21 (18.92%) Oracle Applications
17 20 (18.02%) Banking
17 20 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
17 20 (18.02%) Oracle BI EE
18 19 (17.12%) Clustering
18 19 (17.12%) WebLogic
19 18 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 17 (15.32%) RDBMS
20 17 (15.32%) Replication
20 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
21 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
22 14 (12.61%) ITIL
22 14 (12.61%) SOA

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (17.12%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle 9iAS
3 1 (0.90%) SAS
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (18.92%) Oracle EBS
1 21 (18.92%) Oracle Applications
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.21%) SAN
2 6 (5.41%) LAN
2 6 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (1.80%) LDAP
3 2 (1.80%) DHCP
3 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (96.40%) Oracle Database
2 78 (70.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (36.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 30 (27.03%) Oracle Database 12c
5 20 (18.02%) Oracle BI EE
6 17 (15.32%) RDBMS
6 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
7 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
8 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (6.31%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (5.41%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (5.41%) Sybase ASE
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) JIRA
1 5 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.70%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 25 (22.52%) Finance
2 20 (18.02%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Legal
3 4 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) Middleware
2 8 (7.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (6.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (2.70%) .NET
5 2 (1.80%) CGI
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (0.90%) HTML
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Clustering
2 17 (15.32%) Replication
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) Statistics
5 1 (0.90%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (0.90%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.90%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (45.05%) Linux
2 33 (29.73%) UNIX
3 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.81%) AIX
5 7 (6.31%) Solaris
5 7 (6.31%) Windows
6 4 (3.60%) HPUX
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.13%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (12.61%) ITIL
2 14 (12.61%) SOA
3 8 (7.21%) Capacity Management
4 7 (6.31%) Database Tuning
4 7 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (6.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.41%) Migration
5 6 (5.41%) Release Management
5 6 (5.41%) Database Mirroring
6 5 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.50%) High Availability
6 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (2.70%) Software Delivery
8 3 (2.70%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.70%) Database Security
8 3 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (32.43%) SQL
2 28 (25.23%) PL/SQL
2 28 (25.23%) Shell Script
3 14 (12.61%) Korn
4 10 (9.01%) Perl
5 7 (6.31%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.70%) Java
7 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.90%) R
8 1 (0.90%) VB6
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (6.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.31%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.50%) OCP
4 4 (3.60%) Degree
5 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (57.66%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.50%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (2.70%) Firmware
4 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.90%) Corosync
5 1 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 59 (53.15%) Data Guard
2 40 (36.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 18 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (5.41%) WSUS
5 5 (4.50%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (1.80%) Foglight
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.90%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.90%) Puppet
7 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.90%) Nagios
7 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (23.42%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.11%) IBM
3 9 (8.11%) Sybase
4 8 (7.21%) NetApp
5 7 (6.31%) HP
6 6 (5.41%) 3PAR
7 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.60%) Remedy
8 2 (1.80%) Brocade
8 2 (1.80%) VMware
9 1 (0.90%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.90%) webMethods
9 1 (0.90%) Sun
9 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.90%) Informatica
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Rate: €400 - €500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago