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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 462 459 421
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 191 196 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 105 136
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
51405 55416 53365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.83% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33502 35230 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2066 2092
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 183 £400 +6.66% 15
London -2 77 £425 +6.25% 6
South East +13 34 £425 +14.86% 2
West Midlands -22 15 £350 -4.10% 2
South West +7 14 £380 +7.42% 2
Hampshire +5 13 £450 +9.09% 2
Yorkshire -3 13 £425 +21.42% 1
Gloucestershire +7 10 £378 -7.36%
North West +5 10 £369 -1.66%
Buckinghamshire +20 8 £300 -
Milton Keynes +20 8 £300 -
East Midlands +4 7 £394 +21.15%
South Yorkshire +2 7 £425 +16.43%
Croydon - 7 £325 -
East of England +11 6 £300 -20.00% 2
West Yorkshire -2 6 £413 +26.92% 1
North East -19 6 £300 -9.09%
Solihull - 6 - - 1
City of London +23 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Essex +5 5 £295 -27.38%
Surrey 0 5 £365 -
Sheffield -6 5 £450 -
Tyne and Wear -23 5 £300 -9.09%
Newcastle upon Tyne -30 5 £300 -9.09%
Berkshire +7 4 £515 +68.85%
Havant +4 4 £450 +12.50%
Leeds -1 4 £400 +23.07% 1
Scotland -2 4 £345 +1.47% 1
Manchester -7 4 £405 +26.48%
Woking - 4 - -

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 397 (100.00%) Oracle
2 362 (91.18%) Oracle Database
3 174 (43.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 167 (42.07%) Oracle RAC
5 163 (41.06%) Linux
6 145 (36.52%) Data Guard
7 142 (35.77%) SQL
8 125 (31.49%) Oracle RMAN
9 123 (30.98%) Unix
9 123 (30.98%) Performance Tuning
10 97 (24.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 91 (22.92%) Shell Script
12 90 (22.67%) SQL Server
13 88 (22.17%) PL/SQL
14 82 (20.65%) Security Cleared
15 80 (20.15%) Oracle Applications
16 79 (19.90%) SC Cleared
17 76 (19.14%) Oracle EBS R12
17 76 (19.14%) Windows
17 76 (19.14%) Oracle Database 10g
18 75 (18.89%) Oracle Certification
19 72 (18.14%) Finance
20 66 (16.62%) Oracle EBS
21 65 (16.37%) WebLogic
22 55 (13.85%) RDBMS
22 55 (13.85%) Relational Database
23 52 (13.10%) Migration
23 52 (13.10%) OCP
24 48 (12.09%) Solaris
25 47 (11.84%) ITIL

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 65 (16.37%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (3.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (1.76%) Liferay
5 5 (1.26%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.01%) nginx
7 3 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) JBoss
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 8 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 80 (20.15%) Oracle Applications
2 76 (19.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 66 (16.62%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (7.81%) Oracle 11i
5 15 (3.78%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (3.78%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (2.52%) Oracle ERP
7 8 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (1.01%) Primavera
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
12 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.53%) SAN
2 11 (2.77%) DNS
3 9 (2.27%) Firewall
3 9 (2.27%) LDAP
4 8 (2.02%) Internet
4 8 (2.02%) VLAN
5 5 (1.26%) Network Security
5 5 (1.26%) SSL
5 5 (1.26%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.76%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.76%) ICMP
6 3 (0.76%) InfiniBand
6 3 (0.76%) VPN
7 2 (0.50%) DHCP
8 1 (0.25%) 2G
8 1 (0.25%) FTP
8 1 (0.25%) HTTP
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
8 1 (0.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 362 (91.18%) Oracle Database
2 174 (43.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 97 (24.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 90 (22.67%) SQL Server
5 76 (19.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 55 (13.85%) RDBMS
6 55 (13.85%) Relational Database
7 35 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 30 (7.56%) MySQL
9 28 (7.05%) PostgreSQL
10 27 (6.80%) Oracle Discoverer
11 20 (5.04%) Oracle ODI
12 16 (4.03%) MongoDB
13 15 (3.78%) Oracle Reports
14 14 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (3.02%) Oracle9i Database
16 11 (2.77%) Oracle Exadata
17 10 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (2.52%) DB2
17 10 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (3.78%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (3.27%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.02%) JIRA
4 6 (1.51%) Toad
5 5 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.50%) GoCD
6 2 (0.50%) ProC
6 2 (0.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.25%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.25%) PVCS
7 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 72 (18.14%) Finance
2 24 (6.05%) Banking
3 22 (5.54%) Retail
4 8 (2.02%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.76%) Automotive
5 3 (0.76%) Games
5 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.50%) French Language
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Law
7 1 (0.25%) Local Government
7 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (11.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 18 (4.53%) Middleware
3 15 (3.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (1.76%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (1.76%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (1.51%) .NET
6 5 (1.26%) Castor
6 5 (1.26%) Oracle Streams
7 2 (0.50%) RESTful
7 2 (0.50%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.25%) CSS
8 1 (0.25%) HTML
8 1 (0.25%) OC4J
8 1 (0.25%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.25%) WSDL
8 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.57%) Clustering
2 35 (8.82%) Replication
3 26 (6.55%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.76%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.01%) Statistics
7 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.76%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.76%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.50%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.50%) HACMP
8 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Exalogic
9 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.25%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.25%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.25%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 163 (41.06%) Linux
2 123 (30.98%) Unix
3 76 (19.14%) Windows
4 48 (12.09%) Solaris
5 44 (11.08%) AIX
6 36 (9.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.02%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (3.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.52%) HPUX
8 10 (2.52%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.51%) SUSE
11 3 (0.76%) zOS
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (30.98%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (13.10%) Migration
3 47 (11.84%) ITIL
4 39 (9.82%) High Availability
5 36 (9.07%) SOA
6 35 (8.82%) Database Tuning
7 22 (5.54%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (5.29%) Capacity Management
9 19 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (4.79%) E-business
10 17 (4.28%) DevOps
11 15 (3.78%) Change Control
11 15 (3.78%) Data Modelling
11 15 (3.78%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.53%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (3.02%) Database Security
13 12 (3.02%) ERP
13 12 (3.02%) ETL
13 12 (3.02%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (2.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (35.77%) SQL
2 91 (22.92%) Shell Script
3 88 (22.17%) PL/SQL
4 17 (4.28%) Java
5 13 (3.27%) Korn
6 12 (3.02%) Bash Shell
6 12 (3.02%) T-SQL
7 11 (2.77%) Python
8 9 (2.27%) Perl
9 7 (1.76%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.51%) C
11 3 (0.76%) Go
11 3 (0.76%) Ruby
12 2 (0.50%) C++
12 2 (0.50%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.50%) PHP
13 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (20.65%) Security Cleared
2 79 (19.90%) SC Cleared
3 75 (18.89%) Oracle Certification
4 52 (13.10%) OCP
5 19 (4.79%) Degree
6 5 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.01%) IBM Certification
7 4 (1.01%) MCITP
8 3 (0.76%) CLAS
8 3 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.50%) RHCE
10 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.25%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.76%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (42.07%) Oracle RAC
2 38 (9.57%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (3.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 13 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.52%) Corosync
6 4 (1.01%) Docker
6 4 (1.01%) Squid
7 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.50%) NFS
9 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.25%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 145 (36.52%) Data Guard
2 125 (31.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 39 (9.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (4.28%) Puppet
5 10 (2.52%) Pacemaker
6 8 (2.02%) Oracle Flashback
7 7 (1.76%) Ambari
7 7 (1.76%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.51%) SCOM
9 3 (0.76%) Nagios
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.50%) Ansible
10 2 (0.50%) Consul
10 2 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.50%) Terraform
10 2 (0.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 397 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (10.83%) Red Hat
3 18 (4.53%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.78%) IBM
5 14 (3.53%) VMware
6 12 (3.02%) Informatica
7 8 (2.02%) EMC
8 7 (1.76%) MuleSoft
8 7 (1.76%) Sun
9 6 (1.51%) NetApp
9 6 (1.51%) SimCorp
10 5 (1.26%) HP
10 5 (1.26%) Netezza
10 5 (1.26%) Veritas
11 4 (1.01%) Cognizant
12 3 (0.76%) Endeca
12 3 (0.76%) Siebel
13 2 (0.50%) Cognos
13 2 (0.50%) Pega
13 2 (0.50%) Rackspace
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