The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 121 138 143
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 19 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.41% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Median daily rate £378 £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £323 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 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
2663 3150 3186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.37% 95.19% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1713 1992 2053
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 224 179
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +32.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +13 13 £375 -
Wiltshire +9 3 £400 +6.66%
Bristol -2 1 £388 -0.64%
Somerset - 1 £350 -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 16 (61.54%) Solaris
4 15 (57.69%) Unix
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
8 10 (38.46%) Linux
8 10 (38.46%) SQL
9 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle ERP
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (26.92%) ERP
11 7 (26.92%) E-business
11 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (19.23%) Data Guard
12 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
13 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
13 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
13 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
14 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (11.54%) Firewall
14 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Solaris
2 15 (57.69%) Unix
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
2 7 (26.92%) E-business
2 7 (26.92%) ERP
2 7 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
5 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.69%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Endeca
2 3 (11.54%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) Sun
2 3 (11.54%) Teradata
3 2 (7.69%) EMC