The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 216 176 209
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +33
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 27 72 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.82% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.89% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £42.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +60.00%
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
8534 8116 9138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.96% 92.91% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4759 4311 4248
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 505 599
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -28 17 £375 -2.59% 11
Surrey -18 2 £338 -20.58% 3
West Sussex - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (93.10%) Oracle Database
3 44 (75.86%) SQL
4 38 (65.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 31 (53.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (53.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (51.72%) Oracle RAC
7 28 (48.28%) PL/SQL
8 27 (46.55%) Data Guard
9 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
10 20 (34.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
11 19 (32.76%) UNIX
12 17 (29.31%) Windows
13 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
13 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
14 15 (25.86%) Linux
15 14 (24.14%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (22.41%) WebLogic
16 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
16 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 12 (20.69%) Finance
18 11 (18.97%) Replication
18 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (18.97%) Toad
18 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 10 (17.24%) Solaris
19 10 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
19 10 (17.24%) SOA
20 9 (15.52%) Red Hat

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (22.41%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.07%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.72%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (93.10%) Oracle Database
2 38 (65.52%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (53.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 14 (24.14%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (17.24%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (12.07%) SQLPlus
11 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (10.34%) Oracle Discoverer
11 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
13 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
14 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Toad
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Replication
2 6 (10.34%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) HACMP
4 3 (5.17%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.72%) FMCG
6 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) UNIX
2 17 (29.31%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) Linux
4 10 (17.24%) Solaris
5 7 (12.07%) AIX
5 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (17.24%) SOA
3 8 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.07%) ITIL
5 6 (10.34%) Capacity Management
6 5 (8.62%) E-business
7 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) Migration
7 3 (5.17%) ERP
7 3 (5.17%) CRM
7 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) Data Management
9 1 (1.72%) BPEL
9 1 (1.72%) CAFM
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) SQL
2 28 (48.28%) PL/SQL
3 16 (27.59%) T-SQL
4 13 (22.41%) Shell Script
5 7 (12.07%) Perl
6 6 (10.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
1 3 (5.17%) OCP
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (51.72%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.45%) SRDF
4 1 (1.72%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 27 (46.55%) Data Guard
2 20 (34.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.90%) NetBackup
4 3 (5.17%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (5.17%) Foglight
4 3 (5.17%) Legato
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.72%) SCCM
6 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.62%) IBM
5 4 (6.90%) Informatica
6 3 (5.17%) Cognos
7 2 (3.45%) Sybase
7 2 (3.45%) Symantec
7 2 (3.45%) Veritas
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (1.72%) Primavera
8 1 (1.72%) Intel
8 1 (1.72%) Sun
8 1 (1.72%) Lotus
8 1 (1.72%) BMC
8 1 (1.72%) JBoss
8 1 (1.72%) Siebel
8 1 (1.72%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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