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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 338 274 288
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 55 129 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.55% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.60% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 73 50
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
20605 21672 19774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.64% 92.94% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14256 14887 13479
Average daily rate £448 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 408 406
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +17 18 £438 +9.78% 4
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Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
2 113 (94.17%) Oracle Database
3 78 (65.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 69 (57.50%) Oracle RAC
5 57 (47.50%) Data Guard
6 53 (44.17%) Linux
7 47 (39.17%) SQL
7 47 (39.17%) Finance
8 41 (34.17%) Oracle RMAN
9 40 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 33 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (25.00%) Shell Script
11 30 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 30 (25.00%) UNIX
11 30 (25.00%) Banking
12 25 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 23 (19.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
15 21 (17.50%) Red Hat
16 20 (16.67%) RDBMS
17 19 (15.83%) Replication
18 15 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
18 15 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
19 14 (11.67%) Oracle EBS R12
19 14 (11.67%) Oracle Applications
19 14 (11.67%) Clustering
19 14 (11.67%) Migration
20 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (10.83%) SOA

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 13 (10.83%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.83%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle 9iAS
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (0.83%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (11.67%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) SAN
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (1.67%) LAN
3 2 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (94.17%) Oracle Database
2 78 (65.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (19.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 22 (18.33%) Relational Database
6 20 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 15 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (9.17%) SQL Server
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
13 4 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (3.33%) MySQL
14 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.33%) Subversion
3 3 (2.50%) JIRA
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.67%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.67%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 30 (25.00%) Banking
3 7 (5.83%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.00%) Legal
5 3 (2.50%) Retail
6 2 (1.67%) Games
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (8.33%) Middleware
3 7 (5.83%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (3.33%) Web Services
5 2 (1.67%) LAMP
5 2 (1.67%) .NET
6 1 (0.83%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Replication
2 14 (11.67%) Clustering
3 4 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.50%) Statistics
4 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.50%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.67%) Online Games
5 2 (1.67%) Contract for Difference
5 2 (1.67%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.67%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.67%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.83%) Wiki
6 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.17%) Linux
2 30 (25.00%) UNIX
3 15 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (8.33%) AIX
5 8 (6.67%) Solaris
6 5 (4.17%) Windows
7 4 (3.33%) HPUX
8 3 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.83%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (11.67%) Migration
3 13 (10.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.83%) SOA
4 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (7.50%) Database Tuning
6 8 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (6.67%) ITIL
7 7 (5.83%) High Availability
8 6 (5.00%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.17%) Database Security
10 4 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.33%) Volume Testing
10 4 (3.33%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (3.33%) Validation
11 3 (2.50%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.50%) Data Analysis
11 3 (2.50%) Business Continuity
11 3 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.17%) SQL
2 30 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 30 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (10.83%) Korn
4 10 (8.33%) Perl
5 4 (3.33%) Java
6 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.67%) PHP
7 2 (1.67%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.83%) VBScript
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) VB6
8 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.33%) OCP
4 3 (2.50%) Degree
4 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) SLA
1 3 (2.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.67%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (57.50%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (2.50%) Firmware
4 2 (1.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.83%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 57 (47.50%) Data Guard
2 41 (34.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 25 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (1.67%) WSUS
5 2 (1.67%) Foglight
5 2 (1.67%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.67%) Nagios
6 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.83%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.83%) Puppet
6 1 (0.83%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 120 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (17.50%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.67%) NetApp
4 5 (4.17%) IBM
5 4 (3.33%) Remedy
5 4 (3.33%) HP
5 4 (3.33%) Sybase
6 3 (2.50%) 3PAR
7 2 (1.67%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.67%) New Relic
7 2 (1.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.83%) Cognos
8 1 (0.83%) SAP
8 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.83%) Informatica
8 1 (0.83%) Veritas
8 1 (0.83%) Sun
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.83%) webMethods
8 1 (0.83%) Ab Initio
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