The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 72 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
952 728 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.06% 92.04% 90.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 311 345
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 47
Average hourly rate £14.84 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.57 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.28 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Oracle DBA
Berkshire

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Legato
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Apache

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Legato
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft