The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East 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 236 235 225
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 24 39 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.42% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 20
Median daily rate £400 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.01% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
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 South East

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Hampshire +10 13 £419 -1.47%
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £300 -41.17%
Berkshire +1 4 £503 +64.75%
Kent - 2 £400 -
West Sussex 0 1 £500 +35.13%
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (79.10%) Oracle Database
3 36 (53.73%) SQL
3 36 (53.73%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (43.28%) Linux
5 25 (37.31%) Unix
6 23 (34.33%) PL/SQL
7 21 (31.34%) Data Guard
8 20 (29.85%) Oracle RMAN
9 18 (26.87%) Replication
10 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
11 16 (23.88%) Windows
12 15 (22.39%) Shell Script
13 13 (19.40%) MySQL
14 12 (17.91%) OCP
14 12 (17.91%) Oracle Certification
14 12 (17.91%) Clustering
15 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (16.42%) AIX
16 10 (14.93%) SOA
16 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
17 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
17 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
18 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
18 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
19 6 (8.96%) Oracle Linux
19 6 (8.96%) Toad
19 6 (8.96%) WebLogic

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (8.96%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) InfiniBand
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) 2G
2 1 (1.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (79.10%) Oracle Database
2 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
3 13 (19.40%) MySQL
4 11 (16.42%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (14.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.97%) DataStage
8 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.97%) SQLPlus
9 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.99%) Power BI
10 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Toad
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) ProC
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
1 4 (5.97%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Castor
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Replication
2 12 (17.91%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Exalogic
5 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Linux
2 25 (37.31%) Unix
3 16 (23.88%) Windows
4 11 (16.42%) AIX
5 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (7.46%) Solaris
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) SOA
2 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (8.96%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.97%) CRM
4 4 (5.97%) Migration
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.48%) DevOps
5 3 (4.48%) E-business
5 3 (4.48%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.99%) ITIL
6 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.49%) High Availability
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Release Management
7 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) SQL
2 23 (34.33%) PL/SQL
3 15 (22.39%) Shell Script
4 5 (7.46%) Korn
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) OCP
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (53.73%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) Corosync
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 21 (31.34%) Data Guard
2 20 (29.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (5.97%) Puppet
5 3 (4.48%) Ambari
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (4.48%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.49%) Pacemaker
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.97%) Cognizant
3 4 (5.97%) IBM
3 4 (5.97%) Informatica
3 4 (5.97%) Netezza
4 3 (4.48%) Siebel
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) Cognos
5 2 (2.99%) Sun
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau