The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 265 277 294
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 129 104 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.52% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 60 70
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £501 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.55 £35.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21611 20076 25837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.78% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15036 13591 16634
Average daily rate £425 £448 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 407 578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Oracle DBA
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -4 30 £388 -8.82% 3
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 241 (100.00%) Oracle
2 221 (91.70%) Oracle Database
3 157 (65.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 122 (50.62%) Oracle RAC
5 107 (44.40%) SQL
6 91 (37.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 81 (33.61%) Data Guard
8 75 (31.12%) UNIX
8 75 (31.12%) Performance Tuning
9 68 (28.22%) Linux
10 62 (25.73%) Oracle RMAN
11 60 (24.90%) PL/SQL
11 60 (24.90%) Finance
12 53 (21.99%) SQL Server
13 44 (18.26%) WebLogic
13 44 (18.26%) Banking
14 38 (15.77%) Shell Script
15 36 (14.94%) Solaris
16 35 (14.52%) ITIL
16 35 (14.52%) Security Cleared
17 34 (14.11%) Capacity Planning
18 32 (13.28%) Windows
19 30 (12.45%) SC Cleared
20 29 (12.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 28 (11.62%) Oracle Exadata
22 27 (11.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 26 (10.79%) Data Modelling
24 25 (10.37%) Oracle EBS R12
25 23 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
26 21 (8.71%) Red Hat

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 44 (18.26%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.05%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (3.32%) Oracle Spatial
4 5 (2.07%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) Confluence
6 2 (0.83%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 25 (10.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 20 (8.30%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (6.22%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (2.07%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.41%) Global One
7 1 (0.41%) Summit
7 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.30%) SAN
2 4 (1.66%) NAS
3 2 (0.83%) Internet
4 1 (0.41%) SSH
4 1 (0.41%) LDAP
4 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (91.70%) Oracle Database
2 157 (65.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 91 (37.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 53 (21.99%) SQL Server
5 28 (11.62%) Oracle Exadata
6 23 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (7.88%) Oracle Database 12c
8 15 (6.22%) Relational Database
8 15 (6.22%) RDBMS
8 15 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (4.98%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (4.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (4.56%) Oracle OWB
10 11 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (3.73%) DataStage
12 8 (3.32%) DB2
13 7 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
14 6 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (2.49%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Toad
2 5 (2.07%) Subversion
3 3 (1.24%) JIRA
3 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.41%) PVCS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 60 (24.90%) Finance
2 44 (18.26%) Banking
3 10 (4.15%) Retail
4 9 (3.73%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) German Language
6 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.64%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (2.90%) Middleware
3 5 (2.07%) .NET
4 2 (0.83%) XML
4 2 (0.83%) EDI
5 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.41%) CSS
5 1 (0.41%) SOAP
5 1 (0.41%) Ajax
5 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.41%) JSON
5 1 (0.41%) Dojo
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (0.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.81%) Replication
2 10 (4.15%) Clustering
3 4 (1.66%) N-Tier
3 4 (1.66%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.24%) Statistics
5 2 (0.83%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.83%) Grid Computing
5 2 (0.83%) Derivative
6 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.41%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.41%) HACMP
6 1 (0.41%) DTV
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.41%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.41%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (0.41%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 75 (31.12%) UNIX
2 68 (28.22%) Linux
3 36 (14.94%) Solaris
4 32 (13.28%) Windows
5 27 (11.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.32%) AIX
6 8 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.83%) HPUX
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (31.12%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (14.52%) ITIL
3 34 (14.11%) Capacity Planning
4 26 (10.79%) Data Modelling
5 20 (8.30%) Migration
6 19 (7.88%) SOA
7 15 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (6.22%) Performance Management
8 12 (4.98%) High Availability
9 10 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (4.15%) Change Management
10 9 (3.73%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.73%) ETL
10 9 (3.73%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.73%) Service Management
10 9 (3.73%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (2.49%) Scrum
13 5 (2.07%) Performance Testing
13 5 (2.07%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 107 (44.40%) SQL
2 60 (24.90%) PL/SQL
3 38 (15.77%) Shell Script
4 13 (5.39%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.32%) Perl
5 8 (3.32%) Java
6 5 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.83%) R
7 2 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.41%) C#
8 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 30 (12.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.47%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (7.05%) OCP
5 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.66%) MCSA
6 4 (1.66%) MCITP
6 4 (1.66%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.24%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.83%) OCA
8 2 (0.83%) Degree
9 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.49%) SLA
2 2 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 122 (50.62%) Oracle RAC
2 62 (25.73%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.41%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 81 (33.61%) Data Guard
2 29 (12.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.32%) Legato
3 8 (3.32%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.24%) Control-M
5 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.41%) SCOM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.41%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 241 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (8.71%) Red Hat
3 16 (6.64%) Veritas
4 12 (4.98%) Cognos
4 12 (4.98%) EMC
5 9 (3.73%) IBM
6 6 (2.49%) Microsoft
6 6 (2.49%) Sun
6 6 (2.49%) HP
7 5 (2.07%) Sybase
7 5 (2.07%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.66%) webMethods
9 3 (1.24%) NetApp
9 3 (1.24%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.83%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.83%) SAP
10 2 (0.83%) Murex
10 2 (0.83%) VMware
11 1 (0.41%) Sophis
11 1 (0.41%) Wall Street Systems
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