The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Apps Database Administrator
Rank 562 540 574
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications DBA 26 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.045% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.049% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £307 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £433 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Applications DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Oracle Applications DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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 30 July 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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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 -26 17 £455 +13.75% 1
London +15 4 £468 +24.66% 1
South East -12 3 £491 -1.75%
South West -20 3 £425 -
Scotland - 3 £400 -
North East - 3 £403 -
East Midlands +1 2 - -
Hampshire -7 2 £463 -7.50%
Leicestershire - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £403 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £403 -
Swindon -2 1 £425 -
Wiltshire -9 1 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Leicester - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - - - -
Huntingdon - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Essex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - -

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (93.85%) Oracle Applications
3 48 (73.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (58.46%) SOA
5 36 (55.38%) WebLogic
6 33 (50.77%) Oracle EBS
7 32 (49.23%) Oracle Database
8 29 (44.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (44.62%) Middleware
9 27 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (40.00%) Shell Script
11 24 (36.92%) Oracle RAC
12 23 (35.38%) E-business
13 22 (33.85%) Oracle Discoverer
13 22 (33.85%) Apache
14 21 (32.31%) Oracle Forms
15 20 (30.77%) XML
16 19 (29.23%) Perl
16 19 (29.23%) Linux
16 19 (29.23%) Korn
17 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 11g
17 16 (24.62%) Data Guard
17 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (21.54%) Oracle 11i
18 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN
19 12 (18.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 12 (18.46%) UNIX
19 12 (18.46%) Finance
20 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
21 9 (13.85%) ERP

Oracle Applications DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 36 (55.38%) WebLogic
2 22 (33.85%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 61 (93.85%) Oracle Applications
2 48 (73.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (50.77%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (21.54%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (6.15%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) CTI
3 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) Oracle Database
2 29 (44.62%) Oracle BI EE
3 22 (33.85%) Oracle Discoverer
4 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (24.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (12.31%) RDBMS
5 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (10.77%) SQLPlus
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 4 (6.15%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (1.54%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 21 (32.31%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Toad
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (44.62%) Middleware
2 20 (30.77%) XML
3 7 (10.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (6.15%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.54%) Clustering
2 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) UNIX
3 5 (7.69%) AIX
4 4 (6.15%) Solaris
4 4 (6.15%) Windows
5 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) SOA
2 27 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (35.38%) E-business
4 9 (13.85%) ERP
5 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.15%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) High Availability
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.62%) Document Management
8 3 (4.62%) System Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) ITIL
9 2 (3.08%) BPEL
9 2 (3.08%) Database Tuning
10 1 (1.54%) Content Management
10 1 (1.54%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Performance Testing
10 1 (1.54%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 19 (29.23%) Perl
2 19 (29.23%) Korn
3 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
4 2 (3.08%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) R
5 1 (1.54%) C
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) OCP
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.54%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Data Guard
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Primavera
4 2 (3.08%) Pegasus
4 2 (3.08%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.08%) Siebel
4 2 (3.08%) Northgate
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) NetApp
5 1 (1.54%) Retek