The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Oracle DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 114 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 28 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.21% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £315 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £350 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £45.00
Oracle DBA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2836 2260 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.56% 95.52% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1695 1377 1146
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 138 201
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £29.82 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Solihull - 22 - - 1
Warwickshire -7 3 £305 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (73.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (71.05%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (71.05%) Data Guard
4 26 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
5 25 (65.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (65.79%) Oracle EBS R12
6 24 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (63.16%) WebLogic
6 24 (63.16%) Linux
7 23 (60.53%) Oracle Application Server
8 22 (57.89%) Oracle Applications
8 22 (57.89%) Unix
8 22 (57.89%) Shell Script
8 22 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
9 21 (55.26%) Windows
9 21 (55.26%) Oracle 11i
9 21 (55.26%) Oracle Discoverer
9 21 (55.26%) Database Tuning
9 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
9 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
10 10 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (21.05%) OCP
11 8 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (10.53%) Presales
13 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (10.53%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 24 (63.16%) WebLogic
2 23 (60.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.26%) Liferay
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (65.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 22 (57.89%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (55.26%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (73.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (65.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (55.26%) Oracle Discoverer
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
8 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
8 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.26%) OLAP
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) Unix
3 21 (55.26%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) AIX
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (55.26%) Database Tuning
3 4 (10.53%) Presales
4 2 (5.26%) Analytics
4 2 (5.26%) Database Security
4 2 (5.26%) ETL
4 2 (5.26%) High Availability
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Case Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (2.63%) E-business
5 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) Korn
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (55.26%) SC Cleared
1 21 (55.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) OCP
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (57.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (71.05%) Data Guard
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) Cognos
3 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) VMware