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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Apps Database Administrator
Rank 579 544 535
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications DBA 30 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.070% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.075% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 9
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£450 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £438 £463
% change year-on-year
+3.19% -5.40%
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
51607 50411 43965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.36% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31422 30973 25103
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2048 2023 2174
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.50 £18.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% -5.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 5 May 2015.

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 22 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 5 May 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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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 -18 29 £450 +7.46% 4
London +14 13 £438 +9.37% 2
City of London +12 4 £388 +8.77% 2
South West - 4 £500 - 1
Gloucester - 4 £500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £500 - 1
North East -6 3 £441 -
Hampshire -13 3 £375 -14.28%
Yorkshire -16 3 £450 -
South East -27 3 £375 -14.28% 1
Tyne and Wear - 3 £441 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £441 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £500 -
North West -16 1 - -
Bradford - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 £450 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £500 -
Liverpool - 1 - -

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (94.92%) Oracle Applications
3 46 (77.97%) Oracle Database
4 45 (76.27%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (50.85%) Oracle EBS R12
6 29 (49.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 28 (47.46%) Oracle RAC
8 24 (40.68%) Linux
9 23 (38.98%) SOA
10 22 (37.29%) WebLogic
11 21 (35.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (35.59%) Data Guard
12 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
13 17 (28.81%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (27.12%) Middleware
15 15 (25.42%) SQL
15 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
15 15 (25.42%) Oracle Fusion
16 12 (20.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (20.34%) Solaris
16 12 (20.34%) UNIX
16 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
16 12 (20.34%) Finance
16 12 (20.34%) Clustering
17 11 (18.64%) Oracle RMAN
17 11 (18.64%) PL/SQL
17 11 (18.64%) Performance Tuning
18 9 (15.25%) AIX
19 8 (13.56%) Java
19 8 (13.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Oracle Applications DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (37.29%) WebLogic
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle 9iAS
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle 10gAS
4 3 (5.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.69%) Confluence
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 56 (94.92%) Oracle Applications
2 45 (76.27%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (50.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (10.17%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (77.97%) Oracle Database
2 29 (49.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (35.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (28.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (5.08%) SQLPlus
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) JConsole
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Toad
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Legal
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) Middleware
2 15 (25.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (3.39%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) JRockit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Clustering
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 12 (20.34%) Solaris
2 12 (20.34%) UNIX
3 9 (15.25%) AIX
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.08%) HPUX
5 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) SOA
2 11 (18.64%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (11.86%) Capacity Management
3 7 (11.86%) Migration
4 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.47%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.47%) E-business
6 4 (6.78%) Database Tuning
6 4 (6.78%) Release Management
7 3 (5.08%) Document Management
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.39%) ITIL
8 2 (3.39%) CRM
8 2 (3.39%) Change Control
8 2 (3.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.39%) Software Deployment
9 1 (1.69%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) PL/SQL
3 8 (13.56%) Java
4 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.69%) Korn
5 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 28 (47.46%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Data Guard
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (3.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.78%) NetApp
4 2 (3.39%) Informatica
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Siebel
5 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.69%) webMethods
5 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio