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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 135 152 132
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £380 £375 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.72 - -
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
3480 3590 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 95.07% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2091 1565
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 194 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -6 6 £380 - 3
Cheshire - 5 £375 -
Lancashire - 2 £500 -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
9 6 (24.00%) AIX
9 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
10 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
10 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
11 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (16.00%) RDBMS

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 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (36.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) DMZ
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) LDAP
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (4.00%) DB2
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Unix
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) HPUX
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Database Tuning
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) People Management
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
3 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.00%) OCP
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (8.00%) WMI
5 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Kofax
3 2 (8.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (8.00%) NetApp
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy