The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle Applications DBA role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Applications DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Apps Database Administrator
Rank 603 563 537
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications DBA 17 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.057% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.061% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £413 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £441 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50652 48956 46269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.51% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31989 29870 26863
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1903 1970 2163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.09 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -8.05%

Oracle Applications DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Applications DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications DBA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Applications DBA within the UK.

Oracle Applications DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications DBA within the UK.

Oracle Applications DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 8 July 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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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
England -35 17 £450 -2.17% 6
London -1 12 £450 -5.26%
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 3 £441 +9.50%
Tyne and Wear -17 3 £441 +9.50%
North East -24 3 £441 +9.50%
North West - 1 - - 1
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications 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 Applications DBA in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (93.33%) Oracle Applications
3 33 (73.33%) Oracle EBS
3 33 (73.33%) Oracle Database
4 25 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (48.89%) WebLogic
7 21 (46.67%) Oracle RAC
8 20 (44.44%) Linux
9 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (37.78%) SOA
10 17 (37.78%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (35.56%) Data Guard
12 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
12 14 (31.11%) Clustering
13 13 (28.89%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (24.44%) Middleware
15 10 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
16 9 (20.00%) Finance
16 9 (20.00%) SQL
17 8 (17.78%) UNIX
17 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
18 6 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
19 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
19 5 (11.11%) Java
19 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
19 5 (11.11%) Solaris
19 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle Applications DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Oracle Applications 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 Applications DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (48.89%) WebLogic
2 10 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 42 (93.33%) Oracle Applications
2 33 (73.33%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (55.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (73.33%) Oracle Database
2 24 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (37.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.22%) DB2
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.22%) JConsole
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (24.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 1 (2.22%) JRockit
4 1 (2.22%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) UNIX
3 5 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) HPUX
5 1 (2.22%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) SOA
2 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.89%) E-business
4 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Document Management
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Change Control
5 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.44%) CRM
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (35.56%) Data Guard
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) NetApp
4 2 (4.44%) Siebel
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica
5 1 (2.22%) JDA
5 1 (2.22%) webMethods
5 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco