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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 131 155 134
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 29 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.45% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 2
Median daily rate £400 £338 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +22.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £413 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
3322 4256 3007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.16% 95.06% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2111 2603 1713
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 217 198
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.33 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.98% +8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Lancashire - 15 £375 -
Manchester -14 7 £400 +29.55%
Cheshire 0 2 £456 +30.35%
Cumbria - 1 £375 -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (97.92%) Oracle Database
3 27 (56.25%) Oracle Database 12c
4 25 (52.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
6 23 (47.92%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (45.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 18 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (33.33%) High Availability
9 16 (33.33%) Unix
10 14 (29.17%) Open Source
11 13 (27.08%) SaaS
11 13 (27.08%) PaaS
11 13 (27.08%) ITIL
11 13 (27.08%) Change Management
11 13 (27.08%) IaaS
12 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (25.00%) Linux
13 10 (20.83%) SQL
13 10 (20.83%) Data Guard
13 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
13 10 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
13 10 (20.83%) Data Management
13 10 (20.83%) Finance
14 9 (18.75%) Windows
14 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
15 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
16 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
17 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL

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 22 (45.83%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Liferay
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 24 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) IaaS
1 13 (27.08%) PaaS
1 13 (27.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
2 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (97.92%) Oracle Database
2 27 (56.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 18 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Discoverer
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.08%) DB2
9 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) LAMP
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (2.08%) SOAP
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Licensing
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Unix
2 12 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) Windows
4 5 (10.42%) AIX
4 5 (10.42%) Solaris
5 3 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) CentOS
7 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (33.33%) High Availability
3 14 (29.17%) Open Source
4 13 (27.08%) Change Management
4 13 (27.08%) ITIL
5 10 (20.83%) Data Management
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 6 (12.50%) DevOps
8 5 (10.42%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Software Licensing
9 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.08%) ITSM
10 1 (2.08%) Migration
10 1 (2.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (2.08%) C++
5 1 (2.08%) Perl
5 1 (2.08%) PHP
5 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) MCSE
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) OCP
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) MetaFrame
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) Data Guard
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) WMI
4 1 (2.08%) Foglight
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) EMC
4 1 (2.08%) Imperva
4 1 (2.08%) Remedy
4 1 (2.08%) Sun