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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 340 280 289
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 58 116 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.58% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 53 40
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £48.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £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 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 22 £400 -3.61% 7
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 132 (94.96%) Oracle Database
3 97 (69.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 74 (53.24%) Oracle RAC
5 69 (49.64%) Linux
6 64 (46.04%) SQL
7 57 (41.01%) Data Guard
8 51 (36.69%) Finance
9 49 (35.25%) Oracle RMAN
10 44 (31.65%) Shell Script
11 43 (30.94%) Oracle Database 10g
12 42 (30.22%) PL/SQL
13 38 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (25.18%) Banking
15 34 (24.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 26 (18.71%) UNIX
17 25 (17.99%) Replication
18 19 (13.67%) Relational Database
19 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
19 17 (12.23%) Migration
19 17 (12.23%) RDBMS
20 16 (11.51%) Solaris
20 16 (11.51%) Red Hat
21 15 (10.79%) Oracle Database 12c
22 14 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 13 (9.35%) Oracle Exadata
24 12 (8.63%) SC Cleared
24 12 (8.63%) Oracle BI EE
24 12 (8.63%) ITIL
25 11 (7.91%) Oracle Certification

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (3.60%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle 9iAS
3 1 (0.72%) IIS
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.88%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) SAN
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (94.96%) Oracle Database
2 97 (69.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (30.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (13.67%) Relational Database
5 17 (12.23%) RDBMS
6 15 (10.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (9.35%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (8.63%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (7.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 9 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
12 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (3.60%) MySQL
13 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
15 2 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
15 2 (1.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Toad
1 8 (5.76%) ClearQuest
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.44%) JIRA
4 2 (1.44%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.44%) Subversion
5 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (36.69%) Finance
2 35 (25.18%) Banking
3 10 (7.19%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Retail
5 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 2 (1.44%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.16%) Middleware
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.44%) Flash
3 2 (1.44%) LAMP
4 1 (0.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.99%) Replication
2 10 (7.19%) Clustering
3 9 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.60%) Statistics
5 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.44%) Wiki
5 2 (1.44%) Contract for Difference
5 2 (1.44%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.44%) Online Games
5 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.72%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 69 (49.64%) Linux
2 26 (18.71%) UNIX
3 16 (11.51%) Solaris
4 14 (10.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.47%) Windows
6 8 (5.76%) AIX
7 5 (3.60%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (2.88%) HPUX
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.44%) SUSE
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (12.23%) Migration
3 12 (8.63%) ITIL
4 9 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.47%) High Availability
5 8 (5.76%) Database Tuning
5 8 (5.76%) Database Security
5 8 (5.76%) SOA
5 8 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.04%) Service Management
6 7 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (5.04%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.04%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.32%) ITSM
8 5 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.88%) Volume Testing
9 4 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.88%) Validation
10 3 (2.16%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.16%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 64 (46.04%) SQL
2 44 (31.65%) Shell Script
3 42 (30.22%) PL/SQL
4 11 (7.91%) Korn
5 5 (3.60%) Perl
6 4 (2.88%) VB
7 3 (2.16%) VBScript
8 2 (1.44%) PHP
8 2 (1.44%) C
8 2 (1.44%) Java
9 1 (0.72%) VB6
9 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (5.76%) Degree
4 8 (5.76%) OCP
5 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.72%) MCITP
6 1 (0.72%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.72%) OCA
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 74 (53.24%) Oracle RAC
2 49 (35.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 57 (41.01%) Data Guard
2 34 (24.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.44%) Nagios
4 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (11.51%) Red Hat
3 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.60%) BMC
5 4 (2.88%) NetApp
5 4 (2.88%) Veritas
5 4 (2.88%) Sun
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
6 3 (2.16%) Remedy
6 3 (2.16%) HP
6 3 (2.16%) Sybase
7 2 (1.44%) New Relic
7 2 (1.44%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.44%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.44%) IBM
7 2 (1.44%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.72%) Capita
8 1 (0.72%) Teradata
8 1 (0.72%) Informatica
8 1 (0.72%) Cognos
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