The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 16 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 Tyne and Wear 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 42 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 18 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.34% 0.96% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 1.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 0
Average daily rate £272 £260 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
493 187 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.47% 89.47% 90.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 70 121
Average daily rate £284 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.41% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £238 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Oracle DBA
North East

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 18 £272 +4.64% 1
Oracle DBA
North East

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (65.52%) UNIX
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (55.17%) Data Guard
4 16 (55.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (41.38%) HPUX
6 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
7 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
7 10 (34.48%) Change Control
8 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
9 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
10 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle Application Server
13 4 (13.79%) Degree
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle 10gAS
13 4 (13.79%) Informatica
13 4 (13.79%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (13.79%) Perl
14 3 (10.34%) ETL

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (17.24%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (3.45%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (44.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
4 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (3.45%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) SWIFT
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) UNIX
2 12 (41.38%) HPUX
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (34.48%) Change Control
3 7 (24.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Shell Script
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Informatica
3 3 (10.34%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 2 (6.90%) Northgate