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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 230 216 179
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 21 32 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.36% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.39% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 38
Average daily rate
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£388 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £398 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.66% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
8314 8244 7570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.89% 91.80% 92.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4710 4537 3853
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 424 589
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -2 10 £350 -23.28% 4
Surrey +11 6 £400 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +5 5 £400 -5.88% 5
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 26 (53.06%) SQL
4 21 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
5 20 (40.82%) UNIX
6 19 (38.78%) PL/SQL
7 18 (36.73%) Oracle RMAN
7 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (32.65%) WebLogic
9 15 (30.61%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
10 14 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
10 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (28.57%) Data Guard
11 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
11 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
12 11 (22.45%) Middleware
13 10 (20.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 12c
14 9 (18.37%) Oracle Fusion
14 9 (18.37%) Linux
15 8 (16.33%) AIX
15 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
15 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
16 7 (14.29%) SQLPlus
16 7 (14.29%) Finance
16 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (14.29%) HPUX
16 7 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (32.65%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.04%) MediaWiki
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (2.04%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) SSH
1 2 (4.08%) NAS
1 2 (4.08%) SAN
1 2 (4.08%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 14 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
4 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (14.29%) SQLPlus
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (8.16%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.08%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (4.08%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (4.08%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (4.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Toad
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.04%) ProC
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Middleware
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.12%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (2.04%) Struts
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Statistics
1 4 (8.16%) Replication
2 3 (6.12%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) UNIX
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 8 (16.33%) AIX
4 7 (14.29%) HPUX
4 7 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.16%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.29%) SOA
3 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.16%) CRM
5 3 (6.12%) BCP
5 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.12%) Use Case
5 3 (6.12%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.08%) E-business
6 2 (4.08%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) ETL
7 1 (2.04%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 19 (38.78%) PL/SQL
3 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) Korn
5 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.08%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) OCP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (36.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (28.57%) Data Guard
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Sun
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.08%) HP
4 2 (4.08%) Symantec
4 2 (4.08%) Siebel
5 1 (2.04%) MKS
5 1 (2.04%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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