The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 131 128 96
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.57% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.62% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £373 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £349 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £430 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2833 2735 1900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.68% 92.46% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1785 1781 1143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 188 137
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £15.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 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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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
Gloucestershire -8 4 £414 - 1
Somerset +7 2 £313 -16.10% 2
Dorset 0 1 £275 -
Wiltshire - 1 £400 - 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 43 (100.00%) Oracle
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
3 28 (65.12%) Oracle EBS
4 23 (53.49%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) PL/SQL
5 19 (44.19%) DV Cleared
6 18 (41.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
8 15 (34.88%) Solaris
9 14 (32.56%) Linux
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (30.23%) Migration
11 11 (25.58%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (25.58%) Oracle EBS R12
12 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (23.26%) Oracle Application Server
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle Applications
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle 9iAS
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle Certification
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle 11i
13 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 9 (20.93%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (18.60%) Patch Management
15 5 (11.63%) Sun
15 5 (11.63%) Siebel
15 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
16 4 (9.30%) Java
16 4 (9.30%) UNIX
17 3 (6.98%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (23.26%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle 9iAS
Business Applications
1 28 (65.12%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (41.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (30.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (20.93%) Oracle Exadata
5 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.33%) OLTP
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.65%) Toad
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) BSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Solaris
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) UNIX
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) SUSE
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Migration
2 8 (18.60%) Patch Management
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.65%) High Availability
5 1 (2.33%) Change Control
5 1 (2.33%) Database Security
5 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.33%) Release Management
5 1 (2.33%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) ITSM
5 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.33%) ETL
5 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) SQL
2 19 (44.19%) PL/SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (74.42%) Security Cleared
2 19 (44.19%) DV Cleared
3 17 (39.53%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (4.65%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Siebel
2 5 (11.63%) Sun
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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