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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 329 293 296
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 84 127 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.57% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 67 45
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 £315 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.57% -47.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.18
% change year-on-year
- +10.66%
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
20837 22139 19495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.04% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14957 15233 13034
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
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 392 386 540
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £40.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
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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 +2 36 £388 -7.73% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £400 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Surbiton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Oracle
2 159 (94.64%) Oracle Database
3 119 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 92 (54.76%) SQL
5 86 (51.19%) Linux
6 85 (50.60%) Oracle RAC
7 68 (40.48%) Data Guard
8 63 (37.50%) PL/SQL
9 61 (36.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 59 (35.12%) Finance
11 54 (32.14%) Shell Script
12 53 (31.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 43 (25.60%) UNIX
14 40 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
15 36 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 35 (20.83%) Banking
17 30 (17.86%) Replication
18 28 (16.67%) Relational Database
19 24 (14.29%) RDBMS
20 22 (13.10%) Security Cleared
21 21 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
21 21 (12.50%) Migration
22 17 (10.12%) Red Hat
22 17 (10.12%) Solaris
23 16 (9.52%) Clustering
23 16 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 16 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
24 15 (8.93%) ITIL
24 15 (8.93%) Windows
24 15 (8.93%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 5 (2.98%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle 9iAS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (6.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (5.95%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) SAN
2 2 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (94.64%) Oracle Database
2 119 (70.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 53 (31.55%) Oracle Database 10g
4 28 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 24 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 21 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 16 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
8 15 (8.93%) SQL Server
9 13 (7.74%) Oracle9i Database
10 11 (6.55%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (6.55%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (5.36%) MySQL
12 8 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (2.98%) SQLPlus
16 4 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
17 3 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (5.36%) Toad
2 8 (4.76%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.79%) Subversion
3 3 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.19%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Ant
5 1 (0.60%) Maven
5 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (35.12%) Finance
2 35 (20.83%) Banking
3 11 (6.55%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.79%) Games
6 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.19%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.38%) Web Services
1 4 (2.38%) JDBC
2 3 (1.79%) Middleware
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.19%) Flash
3 2 (1.19%) LAMP
4 1 (0.60%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) XML
4 1 (0.60%) XSD
4 1 (0.60%) ODBC
4 1 (0.60%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.86%) Replication
2 16 (9.52%) Clustering
3 9 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.57%) Statistics
5 3 (1.79%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.19%) Contract for Difference
6 2 (1.19%) Spread Betting
6 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.19%) Wiki
6 2 (1.19%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.19%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.19%) Online Games
7 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 86 (51.19%) Linux
2 43 (25.60%) UNIX
3 17 (10.12%) Solaris
4 16 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (8.93%) Windows
6 5 (2.98%) AIX
6 5 (2.98%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.38%) SUSE
8 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.79%) HPUX
8 3 (1.79%) VMS
8 3 (1.79%) OpenVMS
8 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (12.50%) Migration
3 15 (8.93%) ITIL
4 10 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (5.36%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.76%) SOA
6 8 (4.76%) Database Security
6 8 (4.76%) Database Tuning
7 7 (4.17%) High Availability
7 7 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 7 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (4.17%) Service Management
7 7 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 6 (3.57%) ITSM
9 5 (2.98%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.98%) Software Engineering
9 5 (2.98%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.38%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (54.76%) SQL
2 63 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 54 (32.14%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.74%) Korn
5 5 (2.98%) Perl
6 4 (2.38%) C
6 4 (2.38%) Java
6 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.79%) DCL
7 3 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.79%) VBScript
7 3 (1.79%) VB
8 2 (1.19%) PHP
9 1 (0.60%) Python
9 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 22 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.55%) Degree
4 10 (5.95%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (2.98%) OCP
6 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.79%) IBM Certification
6 3 (1.79%) MCITP
7 2 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.19%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (50.60%) Oracle RAC
2 61 (36.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Corosync
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 68 (40.48%) Data Guard
2 36 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 168 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (10.12%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.76%) BMC
5 6 (3.57%) IBM
6 5 (2.98%) Sun
7 4 (2.38%) Sybase
7 4 (2.38%) NetApp
7 4 (2.38%) Veritas
8 3 (1.79%) Remedy
8 3 (1.79%) VMware
8 3 (1.79%) HP
9 2 (1.19%) EMC
9 2 (1.19%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.19%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.19%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.19%) New Relic
10 1 (0.60%) Informatica
10 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.60%) Teradata
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