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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 354 359 277
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -82
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 57 57 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.27% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 62
Average daily rate £438 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £30.90
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
20096 20019 20842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 94.48% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14251 14165 14161
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 344 397
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +35 12 £350 -12.50% 1
Feltham - 1 £388 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 142 (89.31%) Oracle Database
3 99 (62.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 91 (57.23%) Linux
5 78 (49.06%) Oracle RAC
6 70 (44.03%) Data Guard
6 70 (44.03%) Oracle RMAN
7 65 (40.88%) SQL
8 60 (37.74%) Finance
9 54 (33.96%) Sybase
10 52 (32.70%) Red Hat
11 51 (32.08%) Replication
12 48 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 45 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
13 45 (28.30%) SQL Server
14 42 (26.42%) Shell Script
15 40 (25.16%) Banking
16 39 (24.53%) Sybase ASE
16 39 (24.53%) Clustering
17 38 (23.90%) Oracle Database 12c
18 37 (23.27%) Unix
19 36 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
20 35 (22.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 31 (19.50%) Change Management
22 29 (18.24%) Windows
22 29 (18.24%) SAP
23 28 (17.61%) Oracle Reports
24 26 (16.35%) Solaris
24 26 (16.35%) PL/SQL
25 25 (15.72%) Service Management

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (6.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.26%) Apache
4 2 (1.26%) JBoss
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (9.43%) Oracle Applications
1 15 (9.43%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) HFM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.63%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.40%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) SAN
3 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.26%) SSL
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) LDAP
4 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (89.31%) Oracle Database
2 99 (62.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 45 (28.30%) SQL Server
4 39 (24.53%) Sybase ASE
5 38 (23.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 36 (22.64%) Oracle Database 10g
7 28 (17.61%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (14.47%) MySQL
9 12 (7.55%) Oracle BI EE
10 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (6.29%) Relational Database
11 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (5.03%) RDBMS
13 7 (4.40%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
15 5 (3.14%) Oracle Exadata
16 4 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
17 3 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.26%) Toad
4 1 (0.63%) ProC
General
1 60 (37.74%) Finance
2 40 (25.16%) Banking
3 6 (3.77%) Retail
4 5 (3.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.26%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (4.40%) Middleware
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (1.26%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.63%) OC4J
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 51 (32.08%) Replication
2 39 (24.53%) Clustering
3 20 (12.58%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.14%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.52%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.63%) CMDB
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) iPhone
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Online Games
8 1 (0.63%) Statistics
8 1 (0.63%) Tandem
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (57.23%) Linux
2 48 (30.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 37 (23.27%) Unix
4 29 (18.24%) Windows
5 26 (16.35%) Solaris
6 12 (7.55%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.89%) AIX
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.30%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (19.50%) Change Management
3 25 (15.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (15.72%) Incident Management
3 25 (15.72%) Service Management
4 20 (12.58%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (11.32%) High Availability
6 14 (8.81%) Database Tuning
6 14 (8.81%) ITIL
6 14 (8.81%) Line Management
7 13 (8.18%) Migration
8 11 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (5.66%) Performance Management
9 9 (5.66%) SOA
10 7 (4.40%) Capacity Management
10 7 (4.40%) Coaching
10 7 (4.40%) People Management
10 7 (4.40%) Problem Management
10 7 (4.40%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.77%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (40.88%) SQL
2 42 (26.42%) Shell Script
3 26 (16.35%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.40%) Perl
5 3 (1.89%) C
5 3 (1.89%) Java
5 3 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.26%) Korn
7 1 (0.63%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.03%) DV Cleared
3 5 (3.14%) Degree
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.89%) OCP
6 2 (1.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) FATCA
System Software
1 78 (49.06%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 70 (44.03%) Data Guard
1 70 (44.03%) Oracle RMAN
2 35 (22.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (7.55%) SCOM
4 2 (1.26%) Foglight
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (33.96%) Sybase
3 52 (32.70%) Red Hat
4 29 (18.24%) SAP
5 24 (15.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (9.43%) Veritas
7 3 (1.89%) Cognos
7 3 (1.89%) IBM
7 3 (1.89%) Informatica
8 2 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (1.26%) Imperva
9 1 (0.63%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.63%) Misys
9 1 (0.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) Sun
9 1 (0.63%) Teradata
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