The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
UK
Rank 422 462 429
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 161 158 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.33% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 97 104
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-6.02% -

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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 150 £425 +3.03% 22
London +6 59 £475 +5.55% 4
North East +2 24 £331 +1.92%
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 22 £331 -30.26%
Tyne and Wear -4 22 £331 +1.92%
South West +21 16 £475 +20.63% 5
North West +33 15 £365 -2.66%
Yorkshire +24 15 £350 +10.67% 4
West Yorkshire +31 13 £340 - 2
South East +1 12 £425 - 6
Leeds +18 11 £330 - 2
Wiltshire +12 11 £475 +18.75%
Scotland +12 8 £378 +0.66%
Manchester +16 6 £350 -6.66%
Glasgow +6 6 £355 +1.42%
Corsham - 6 £475 -
Merseyside - 5 £365 -
Hampshire +12 4 £450 -2.70% 1
East of England -5 4 £425 +41.66% 3
Croydon - 4 £500 -
Berkshire +7 3 £413 -2.94%
Somerset +4 3 - - 4
Sheffield -3 3 £450 +40.62% 2
South Yorkshire -8 3 £450 +42.29% 2
West Midlands -10 3 £400 +81.81%
Surrey +21 2 £405 +5.53% 3
Edinburgh +13 2 £430 +7.50%
East Midlands +7 2 £325 -7.14%
City of London -12 2 £344 -8.33%
Maidenhead - 2 £438 -

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 384 (100.00%) Oracle
2 337 (87.76%) Oracle Database
3 130 (33.85%) SQL
3 130 (33.85%) Linux
4 127 (33.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 118 (30.73%) Unix
6 109 (28.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 109 (28.39%) Data Guard
7 105 (27.34%) Oracle RAC
7 105 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
8 91 (23.70%) Oracle EBS
9 89 (23.18%) Oracle EBS R12
10 82 (21.35%) ITIL
11 79 (20.57%) SQL Server
12 72 (18.75%) Security Cleared
13 71 (18.49%) Finance
13 71 (18.49%) Oracle RMAN
14 68 (17.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 67 (17.45%) SC Cleared
16 60 (15.63%) PL/SQL
16 60 (15.63%) Windows
17 59 (15.36%) High Availability
18 51 (13.28%) Oracle Database 10g
19 50 (13.02%) Change Management
20 45 (11.72%) Shell Script
20 45 (11.72%) WebLogic
20 45 (11.72%) Oracle Reports
21 44 (11.46%) Oracle Application Server
22 40 (10.42%) IaaS
22 40 (10.42%) SaaS

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (11.72%) WebLogic
2 44 (11.46%) Oracle Application Server
3 38 (9.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (3.39%) Confluence
5 10 (2.60%) nginx
6 5 (1.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (1.30%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.04%) JBoss
7 4 (1.04%) Tuxedo
8 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.78%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (0.78%) WildFly
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.26%) Apache
10 1 (0.26%) Drupal
10 1 (0.26%) IIS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 91 (23.70%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (23.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 39 (10.16%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
5 10 (2.60%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.04%) Primavera
7 3 (0.78%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.52%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.26%) Epicor iScala
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle SCM
9 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (10.42%) IaaS
1 40 (10.42%) PaaS
1 40 (10.42%) SaaS
2 9 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.04%) GitHub
5 2 (0.52%) Taleo
6 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.65%) DNS
2 10 (2.60%) Firewall
2 10 (2.60%) LDAP
2 10 (2.60%) SAN
3 9 (2.34%) DMZ
4 8 (2.08%) SSL
4 8 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.82%) Internet
6 4 (1.04%) ICMP
6 4 (1.04%) VPN
7 3 (0.78%) FTP
8 2 (0.52%) InfiniBand
8 2 (0.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.52%) SSH
9 1 (0.26%) DHCP
9 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (87.76%) Oracle Database
2 127 (33.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 109 (28.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 79 (20.57%) SQL Server
5 51 (13.28%) Oracle Database 10g
6 45 (11.72%) Oracle Reports
7 34 (8.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (7.55%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (6.51%) Relational Database
10 24 (6.25%) RDBMS
11 21 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 20 (5.21%) MySQL
13 15 (3.91%) Oracle Exadata
14 14 (3.65%) Oracle9i Database
15 13 (3.39%) Ingres
16 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (2.86%) DB2
17 11 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (5.47%) Jenkins
2 14 (3.65%) JIRA
3 9 (2.34%) Bitbucket
4 6 (1.56%) Toad
5 5 (1.30%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.78%) CA Gen
6 3 (0.78%) GoCD
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.78%) Subversion
7 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.52%) JUnit
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.52%) ProC
8 1 (0.26%) Ant
8 1 (0.26%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.26%) Hudson
8 1 (0.26%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.26%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 71 (18.49%) Finance
2 26 (6.77%) Banking
3 13 (3.39%) Retail
4 5 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.78%) Local Government
6 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.26%) Back Office
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Marketing
7 1 (0.26%) Military
7 1 (0.26%) Publishing
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 35 (9.11%) Middleware
3 25 (6.51%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.04%) .NET
4 4 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.78%) XML
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Streams
6 2 (0.52%) Web Services
7 1 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.26%) CSS
7 1 (0.26%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.26%) iBATIS
7 1 (0.26%) ICEfaces
7 1 (0.26%) JSF
7 1 (0.26%) Kafka
7 1 (0.26%) LAMP
7 1 (0.26%) OC4J
7 1 (0.26%) SOAP
7 1 (0.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.03%) Replication
2 18 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.17%) Clustering
4 13 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.34%) Reference Data
7 6 (1.56%) Statistics
8 4 (1.04%) HACMP
8 4 (1.04%) Oracle Licensing
8 4 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Exalogic
10 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.26%) CMDB
11 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.26%) DataPower
11 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.26%) Fintech
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 130 (33.85%) Linux
2 118 (30.73%) Unix
3 60 (15.63%) Windows
4 32 (8.33%) AIX
5 31 (8.07%) Solaris
6 24 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.91%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (3.65%) SUSE
9 10 (2.60%) HPUX
10 8 (2.08%) Windows Server
11 7 (1.82%) zOS
12 6 (1.56%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.30%) MVS
13 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.78%) VME
16 2 (0.52%) CentOS
17 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 1 (0.26%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
2 82 (21.35%) ITIL
3 59 (15.36%) High Availability
4 50 (13.02%) Change Management
5 38 (9.90%) Open Source
5 38 (9.90%) SOA
6 35 (9.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 35 (9.11%) Migration
7 34 (8.85%) Data Management
8 33 (8.59%) DevOps
9 29 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (6.51%) Problem Management
11 24 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (5.21%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 19 (4.95%) ETL
13 19 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (4.69%) PRINCE2
15 16 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (4.17%) Data Migration
16 15 (3.91%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 130 (33.85%) SQL
2 60 (15.63%) PL/SQL
3 45 (11.72%) Shell Script
4 21 (5.47%) Python
5 20 (5.21%) Perl
6 17 (4.43%) Java
7 13 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 12 (3.13%) Korn
8 12 (3.13%) Ruby
8 12 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.04%) C
10 4 (1.04%) Go
11 3 (0.78%) COBOL
12 2 (0.52%) C++
13 1 (0.26%) C#
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 67 (17.45%) SC Cleared
3 38 (9.90%) Oracle Certification
4 17 (4.43%) OCP
5 10 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.82%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.56%) Degree
7 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.30%) IBM Certification
9 4 (1.04%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.04%) CLAS
10 3 (0.78%) MCSE
11 2 (0.52%) MCDBA
11 2 (0.52%) MCITP
12 1 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.26%) MCTS
12 1 (0.26%) OCA
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.86%) SLA
2 10 (2.60%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.26%) QA
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 105 (27.34%) Oracle RAC
2 21 (5.47%) Corosync
3 12 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
3 12 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (2.60%) Docker
5 10 (2.60%) Squid
6 6 (1.56%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.56%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.52%) SRDF
8 2 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.26%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 109 (28.39%) Data Guard
2 71 (18.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (8.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 33 (8.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 23 (5.99%) Puppet
6 21 (5.47%) Pacemaker
7 13 (3.39%) Ansible
8 10 (2.60%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.34%) SCOM
10 6 (1.56%) Nagios
11 5 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle Flashback
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle ZFS
12 4 (1.04%) ITRS Geneos
12 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle Statspack
13 3 (0.78%) Consul
13 3 (0.78%) Terraform
14 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
14 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 384 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (9.64%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.81%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.91%) Hyperion
4 15 (3.91%) VMware
5 14 (3.65%) IBM
6 12 (3.13%) Sybase
7 10 (2.60%) NetApp
8 8 (2.08%) SAP
9 6 (1.56%) Veritas
10 5 (1.30%) Remedy
10 5 (1.30%) Sun
10 5 (1.30%) Teradata
11 4 (1.04%) Compuware
11 4 (1.04%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.78%) CA
12 3 (0.78%) EMC
12 3 (0.78%) Informatica
13 2 (0.52%) Citrix
13 2 (0.52%) HP
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