The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 39 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.06% 2.52% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.82% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 3
Average daily rate
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£190 £388 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +158.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £310 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £400 £154
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
347 319 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 92.29% 89.36% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 179 169
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 40 38
Average hourly rate £15.19 £22.69 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.04% +33.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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
Sheffield -1 4 £190 -52.50%
Barnsley - - - -
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Security Management
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle