The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Yorkshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 29 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 10 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.84% 0.60% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 0.64% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £400 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
Job Titles Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 313 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.60% 93.15% 92.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 177 130
Average daily rate £300 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 13
Average hourly rate £13.71 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.15 £25.30 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +3 8 £375 -6.25%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (93.33%) Data Guard
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 10 (66.67%) Solaris
5 10 (66.67%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (20.00%) Replication
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (13.33%) Veritas
8 2 (13.33%) UNIX
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 1 (6.67%) HTML
9 1 (6.67%) Java
9 1 (6.67%) XML
9 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (6.67%) Control-M
9 1 (6.67%) Toad
9 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (6.67%) RDF
9 1 (6.67%) EMC
9 1 (6.67%) SAN
9 1 (6.67%) BMC
9 1 (6.67%) Retek

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) RDF
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Retek