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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 230 172 195
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +23
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 23 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.77% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.83% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 20
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£425 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £578 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £47.59
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -0.18%
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
8860 7822 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.59% 92.50% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4903 4183 3866
Average daily rate £375 £363 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 490 472 637
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.50 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -33 11 £425 +13.33% 3
Berkshire +6 8 £275 +7.84% 1
Surrey -26 1 - - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (96.08%) Oracle Database
3 35 (68.63%) SQL
4 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 27 (52.94%) Oracle Database 10g
6 26 (50.98%) PL/SQL
7 25 (49.02%) Oracle RAC
7 25 (49.02%) Oracle RMAN
8 23 (45.10%) Data Guard
9 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 16 (31.37%) WebLogic
10 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
11 15 (29.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
12 12 (23.53%) Replication
12 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (21.57%) SQLPlus
13 11 (21.57%) UNIX
13 11 (21.57%) Windows
13 11 (21.57%) Linux
13 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (19.61%) Middleware
14 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (17.65%) Korn
15 9 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
15 9 (17.65%) Perl
16 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
16 8 (15.69%) Toad
16 8 (15.69%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 16 (31.37%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.73%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.96%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.96%) ResourceLink
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) LDAP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (96.08%) Oracle Database
2 28 (54.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (52.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 11 (21.57%) SQLPlus
5 11 (21.57%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (17.65%) Oracle Discoverer
8 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (9.80%) Oracle9i Database
10 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (5.88%) MySQL
13 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
13 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Toad
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Middleware
2 5 (9.80%) XML
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (3.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Replication
2 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 3 (5.88%) HACMP
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Statistics
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) UNIX
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.88%) AIX
2 3 (5.88%) HPUX
3 2 (3.92%) Solaris
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (15.69%) SOA
3 6 (11.76%) ERP
3 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL
5 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.88%) E-business
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) ITSM
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Management
7 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (68.63%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) PL/SQL
3 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
4 9 (17.65%) Korn
4 9 (17.65%) Perl
5 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.88%) OCP
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle RAC
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.96%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) Data Guard
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) Sun
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) Intel
5 2 (3.92%) BMC
5 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.96%) EMC
Hampshire
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