The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 410 423 400
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.016% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.034% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Average daily rate
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£398 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-32.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
22500 23238 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.48% 92.90% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15318 15932 15951
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 451 618
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% -4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.80 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA across the London region.

Senior Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA across the London region.

Senior Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
Croydon - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
Senior Oracle DBA
England

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (57.89%) Data Guard
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (47.37%) SQL
6 9 (47.37%) Banking
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 4 (21.05%) UNIX
10 4 (21.05%) EMC
10 4 (21.05%) Change Management
10 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
10 4 (21.05%) Replication
10 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
11 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
11 3 (15.79%) Clustering
11 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
11 3 (15.79%) HP
12 2 (10.53%) Project Management
12 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (10.53%) OLAP
12 2 (10.53%) AIX
12 2 (10.53%) Linux

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (63.16%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) OLAP
6 2 (10.53%) Ingres
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.26%) TKPROF
7 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.26%) VLDB
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) DataStage
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (10.53%) French Language
6 1 (5.26%) German Language
6 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.26%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Data Guard
2 2 (10.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.26%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat