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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Apps Database Administrator
Rank 553 525 572
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +47
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications DBA 34 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.040% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.043% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 5
Average daily rate £409 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +25.00%
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
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 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 18 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
England -85 20 £409 -9.16% 3
London -21 11 £394 -3.07% 2
South East -11 4 £438 -12.50%
City of London -14 4 £356 -13.63%
Manchester - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Sale - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Derby - - - -
Glasgow - - - -

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (96.55%) Oracle Applications
3 45 (77.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 31 (53.45%) WebLogic
4 31 (53.45%) SOA
5 27 (46.55%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (44.83%) Middleware
6 26 (44.83%) E-business
7 25 (43.10%) Shell Script
8 23 (39.66%) Oracle RAC
8 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database
9 19 (32.76%) Korn
9 19 (32.76%) Perl
10 18 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (31.03%) Oracle Discoverer
10 18 (31.03%) Data Guard
10 18 (31.03%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (27.59%) Oracle Forms
11 16 (27.59%) Apache
11 16 (27.59%) XML
12 15 (25.86%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (22.41%) UNIX
14 12 (20.69%) Linux
14 12 (20.69%) Oracle 11i
14 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (18.97%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
16 10 (17.24%) SQL
17 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL

Oracle Applications DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (53.45%) WebLogic
2 16 (27.59%) Apache
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle 10gAS
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 56 (96.55%) Oracle Applications
2 45 (77.59%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (46.55%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (20.69%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) CTI
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle Database
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle Discoverer
2 18 (31.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (22.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (8.62%) SQLPlus
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (8.62%) Toad
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.83%) Middleware
2 16 (27.59%) XML
3 10 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.72%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.72%) Replication
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) UNIX
2 12 (20.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) SOA
2 26 (44.83%) E-business
3 18 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (18.97%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.34%) ERP
6 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.90%) High Availability
6 4 (6.90%) Logistics
7 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.45%) CRM
8 2 (3.45%) ITIL
8 2 (3.45%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.72%) Content Management
9 1 (1.72%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (1.72%) Information Security
9 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.72%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) Shell Script
2 19 (32.76%) Korn
2 19 (32.76%) Perl
3 10 (17.24%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.72%) R
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) OCP
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (25.86%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (31.03%) Data Guard
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
3 1 (1.72%) Ab Initio
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
3 1 (1.72%) NetApp
3 1 (1.72%) Retek
3 1 (1.72%) Pegasus
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) webMethods
3 1 (1.72%) Primavera
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