The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 136 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 9 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.31% 0.45% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Median daily rate £317 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £433 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £391
% change year-on-year
- -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £45.00
Oracle DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2675 2771 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.62% 95.65% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1511 1454 1364
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 92 79
Median hourly rate £14.93 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.17% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.52 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 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
Glasgow -2 4 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 4 £317 -
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 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 Scotland region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
3 12 (52.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (43.48%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle RAC
6 7 (30.43%) Unix
6 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Solaris
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
7 6 (26.09%) OCP
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
7 6 (26.09%) Capacity Management
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (13.04%) DB2
11 2 (8.70%) MySQL
11 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
11 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (8.70%) Migration

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (13.04%) DB2
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Unix
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Capacity Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) OCP
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (26.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat