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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 224 198 158
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 25 38 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.45% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.49% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 43
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £326 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.90 £45.18
% change year-on-year
- -31.60%
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
8378 7708 7024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.36% 91.51% 91.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4519 4013 3379
Average daily rate £375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £215
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 398 452 616
Average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 18 £428 +14.00% 4
Surrey -1 4 £404 - 2
Thames Valley - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (94.34%) Oracle Database
3 37 (69.81%) SQL
4 29 (54.72%) PL/SQL
5 28 (52.83%) Oracle RAC
6 27 (50.94%) Oracle RMAN
7 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 21 (39.62%) Data Guard
8 21 (39.62%) WebLogic
9 20 (37.74%) Oracle EBS
10 19 (35.85%) Shell Script
11 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 10g
12 16 (30.19%) UNIX
12 16 (30.19%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (28.30%) SQLPlus
14 14 (26.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
15 13 (24.53%) Oracle Applications
15 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
16 12 (22.64%) Oracle Reports
17 11 (20.75%) Linux
18 10 (18.87%) Windows
18 10 (18.87%) SOA
18 10 (18.87%) Perl
18 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
18 10 (18.87%) Replication
18 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
19 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 9 (16.98%) Korn
19 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 21 (39.62%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.43%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.89%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) SSH
1 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (94.34%) Oracle Database
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 15 (28.30%) SQLPlus
5 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (22.64%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
8 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (15.09%) Oracle Discoverer
10 7 (13.21%) RDBMS
10 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (5.66%) MySQL
13 3 (5.66%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
15 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Toad
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.89%) ProC
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Middleware
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.66%) WebCenter
4 2 (3.77%) XML
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) JSP
5 1 (1.89%) Struts
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) HTML
5 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Replication
2 6 (11.32%) Statistics
3 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.77%) HACMP
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) UNIX
2 11 (20.75%) Linux
3 10 (18.87%) Windows
4 7 (13.21%) AIX
4 7 (13.21%) HPUX
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (18.87%) SOA
3 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
5 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 6 (11.32%) ERP
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.66%) Database Tuning
9 2 (3.77%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.77%) Use Case
9 2 (3.77%) ITSM
9 2 (3.77%) Data Management
9 2 (3.77%) ITIL
9 2 (3.77%) BCP
10 1 (1.89%) Master Data Management
10 1 (1.89%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) SQL
2 29 (54.72%) PL/SQL
3 19 (35.85%) Shell Script
4 10 (18.87%) Perl
5 9 (16.98%) Korn
6 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) OCP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (52.83%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (50.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Data Guard
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.55%) Sun
4 3 (5.66%) Intel
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) BMC
5 2 (3.77%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.89%) Symantec
6 1 (1.89%) MKS
6 1 (1.89%) Red Gate
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