The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Oracle Database Administrator
UK
Rank 591 619 593
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.012% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.013% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £430 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Senior Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Oracle DBA
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 +12 1 - - 1
London -7 1 - - 1

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Senior 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 Senior Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) IaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) SaaS
4 4 (40.00%) PaaS
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ

Senior 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 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) MVS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
1 5 (50.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Ambari
2 2 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) VMware