The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 153 146 131
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 16 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.40% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £333 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £45.00
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3794 3750 2930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.28% 94.32% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2286 1995 1547
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 225 203
Median hourly rate £18.80 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.93% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.29 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 7 - - 1
Lancashire +5 4 £318 -6.75%
Cheshire -5 3 £438 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (47.83%) Unix
4 11 (47.83%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (43.48%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (34.78%) Data Guard
7 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
9 6 (26.09%) AIX
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
11 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (17.39%) PowerShell

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.35%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DMZ
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Discoverer
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Unix
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) AIX
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) HPUX
6 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) Database Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Benchmarking
5 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) People Management
7 1 (4.35%) Presales
7 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Shell Script
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) OCP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Data Guard
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Kofax
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.35%) Remedy