The first table below looks at the demand for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 87 72 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 10 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.93% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 2.03% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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£378 £350 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -25.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £303 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +74.41%
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1562 1430 1745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.20% 95.08% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 747 1002
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 61 79
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
Leeds -7 4 £319 -8.92% 2
Mirfield - - - -
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (90.63%) Oracle Database
3 19 (59.38%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (43.75%) Data Guard
6 12 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
8 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
8 10 (31.25%) UNIX
9 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
9 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
10 7 (21.88%) Linux
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) Retail
12 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (12.50%) Firmware
13 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
14 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
14 3 (9.38%) Windows
14 3 (9.38%) HPUX
14 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (90.63%) Oracle Database
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (28.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (28.13%) RDBMS
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) Spring
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.13%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Firmware
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) HPUX
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (18.75%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.38%) E-business
5 2 (6.25%) Security Management
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) OCP
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (43.75%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.13%) OpenView
3 1 (3.13%) OVSD
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) CommVault
3 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce