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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 403 412 377
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 6 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.049% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.053% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 £519
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -18.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £475 £325
% change year-on-year
- +46.15%
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
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
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 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 19 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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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 +10 5 - -
Senior Oracle DBA
England

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Replication
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (10.00%) Sun
8 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (10.00%) Middleware
8 1 (10.00%) VBScript
8 1 (10.00%) VB
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (10.00%) UNIX
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (10.00%) SOA
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Senior Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (10.00%) Kanban
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) PeopleSoft