The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 58 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.73% 0.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +60.00%
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 318 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.37% 90.08% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 142 187
Average daily rate £350 £325 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 32
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £13.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.54 £12.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Tyne and Wear -26 8 £365 +46.00% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle Database
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
5 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) Middleware
7 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (35.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
8 6 (30.00%) Document Management
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Apache
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (25.00%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (20.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) QA
11 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (10.00%) AquaLogic
12 2 (10.00%) Java EE
12 2 (10.00%) Data Management

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (10.00%) AquaLogic
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (60.00%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (30.00%) Document Management
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) VMware