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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
England / North West
Rank 116 152 129
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 15 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.22% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 4
Median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.02% -

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
2439 3669 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 94.71% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1554 2179 1733
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 170 184
Median hourly rate £18.00 £23.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% +33.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.97 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +22 6 £350 -6.66%
Merseyside - 5 £365 -
Cheshire +22 1 - -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (88.14%) Oracle Database
3 41 (69.49%) Oracle Database 12c
4 29 (49.15%) Performance Tuning
4 29 (49.15%) Oracle EBS R12
5 28 (47.46%) Oracle EBS
6 25 (42.37%) Oracle Application Server
7 23 (38.98%) High Availability
8 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
9 20 (33.90%) SaaS
9 20 (33.90%) PaaS
9 20 (33.90%) IaaS
10 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
10 19 (32.20%) Change Management
10 19 (32.20%) ITIL
11 18 (30.51%) Open Source
12 16 (27.12%) Data Management
12 16 (27.12%) Unix
13 15 (25.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (23.73%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (23.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 12 (20.34%) DevOps
16 11 (18.64%) Windows
16 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
16 11 (18.64%) SQL
17 10 (16.95%) Linux
17 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
18 9 (15.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (15.25%) Oracle Fusion

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 25 (42.37%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (49.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 28 (47.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) IaaS
1 20 (33.90%) PaaS
1 20 (33.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.69%) DMZ
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (88.14%) Oracle Database
2 41 (69.49%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (23.73%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.08%) Ingres
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.08%) MySQL
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (3.39%) Informix
8 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) Middleware
1 9 (15.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (3.39%) Replication
2 2 (3.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Unix
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Linux
4 7 (11.86%) Solaris
5 2 (3.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) HPUX
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (38.98%) High Availability
3 19 (32.20%) Change Management
3 19 (32.20%) ITIL
4 18 (30.51%) Open Source
5 16 (27.12%) Data Management
6 15 (25.42%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (20.34%) DevOps
8 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
9 9 (15.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 9 (15.25%) SOA
10 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.17%) Performance Management
11 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
12 5 (8.47%) Resource Management
13 4 (6.78%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (6.78%) Software Licensing
14 3 (5.08%) Security Patching
14 3 (5.08%) SFIA
15 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.69%) C++
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
4 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Security Cleared
2 19 (32.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.69%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.69%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) OCP
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (5.08%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (13.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (10.17%) Data Guard
5 4 (6.78%) SCOM
6 1 (1.69%) Foglight
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) VMware
3 3 (5.08%) Remedy
4 2 (3.39%) IDERA
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Imperva
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Sun
5 1 (1.69%) Veritas