The table below looks at the statistics for the Oracle DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 112 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 1.31% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.40% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 13
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £324 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +79.06%
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2193 2074 2547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.24% 93.38% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1331 1120 1357
Average daily rate £340 £320 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £180 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 133 138
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Oracle DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle DBA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Oracle DBA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle DBA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
West Yorkshire -12 5 £413 +17.85% 7
South Yorkshire -1 2 £283 -29.37% 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 £375 +12.35% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 39 (100.00%) Oracle
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (71.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (61.54%) Data Guard
4 22 (56.41%) Oracle RAC
5 17 (43.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
6 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 12 (30.77%) SQL
7 12 (30.77%) UNIX
8 9 (23.08%) Solaris
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
9 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
10 5 (12.82%) HPUX
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (10.26%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (10.26%) Firmware
11 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (7.69%) CommVault
12 3 (7.69%) Windows
12 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 28 (71.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (43.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (17.95%) RDBMS
4 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
5 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
5 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (5.13%) MySQL
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.56%) Toad
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) UNIX
3 9 (23.08%) Solaris
4 5 (12.82%) HPUX
5 3 (7.69%) Windows
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.26%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.13%) Security Management
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) SOA
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) OCP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 22 (56.41%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (43.59%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 24 (61.54%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.56%) OVSD
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) CommVault
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Retek
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) Perforce