The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 71 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £331 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £33.05
Oracle DBA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
630 683 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.77% 97.71% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 422 274
Average daily rate £339 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 29
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.29 £22.50 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle DBA in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -14 3 £331 -5.35% 1
Oracle DBA
UK

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Oracle 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 DBA in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Oracle 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 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) High Availability
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft