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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Apps Database Administrator
Rank 613 588 555
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Applications DBA 15 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.048% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.051% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £402 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -
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
52643 50594 47358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.45% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33418 30646 27757
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1941 1998 2130
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.78 £17.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.34% -5.99%
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 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 10 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 3 August 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 -11 15 £325 -28.57% 7
London -10 8 - - 2
South East -19 3 £300 -38.93% 4
Berkshire 0 2 £300 -42.30% 1
North West - 2 £425 -
East Midlands -8 1 £325 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £300 -
Wokingham - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 - -

Oracle Applications DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (91.30%) Oracle Applications
3 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database
4 32 (69.57%) Oracle EBS
5 25 (54.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (52.17%) Oracle EBS R12
7 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 22 (47.83%) Oracle RAC
9 20 (43.48%) Linux
10 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (41.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 17 (36.96%) Data Guard
12 16 (34.78%) SOA
13 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
13 15 (32.61%) Clustering
13 15 (32.61%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (23.91%) Middleware
15 10 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
17 8 (17.39%) SQL
18 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
19 6 (13.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 6 (13.04%) Finance
20 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
20 5 (10.87%) E-business
20 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
20 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
20 5 (10.87%) UNIX
20 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
20 5 (10.87%) Relational Database

Oracle Applications DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 23 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 42 (91.30%) Oracle Applications
2 32 (69.57%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (52.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (73.91%) Oracle Database
2 25 (54.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (41.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 19 (41.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.17%) DB2
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) JConsole
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (23.91%) Middleware
3 2 (4.35%) J2EE
4 1 (2.17%) JRockit
4 1 (2.17%) .NET
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.52%) AIX
5 1 (2.17%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) SOA
2 5 (10.87%) E-business
2 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
2 5 (10.87%) Patch Management
3 4 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.52%) Document Management
4 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.35%) SDLC
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 1 (2.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
6 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) Data Guard
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (32.61%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (4.35%) Siebel
4 2 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica
5 1 (2.17%) JDA
5 1 (2.17%) webMethods
5 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco