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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 70 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.13% 1.43% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.57% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
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
715 319 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.49% 91.14% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 145 174
Average daily rate £375 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 36
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Tyne and Wear -36 9 £344 +37.50%
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) Apache
7 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
7 6 (33.33%) Document Management
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (27.78%) UNIX
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (16.67%) Linux
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
10 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
10 3 (16.67%) OpenView
10 3 (16.67%) SOA
10 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) AquaLogic
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle EBS
1 13 (72.22%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 6 (33.33%) Document Management
3 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (16.67%) OpenView
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (16.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) VMware