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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 127 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 19 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.58% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.63% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £190 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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 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
2950 2233 2120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.80% 93.16% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 1344 1140
Average daily rate £360 £331 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.67% +3.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 124 140
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -18 13 £325 -8.77%
South Yorkshire -16 3 £365 +92.10%
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (93.75%) Oracle Database
3 26 (81.25%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) Windows
5 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
6 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
6 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
9 11 (34.38%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
10 10 (31.25%) Linux
10 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
12 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (21.88%) .NET
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (21.88%) Analytics
13 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
13 6 (18.75%) ITIL
13 6 (18.75%) OLAP
13 6 (18.75%) MS Office
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
13 6 (18.75%) SAS
14 5 (15.63%) IIS
14 5 (15.63%) XML

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 6 (18.75%) SAS
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) Oracle Database
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (21.88%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (18.75%) OLAP
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.25%) SQLPlus
9 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (3.13%) DB2
9 1 (3.13%) MySQL
9 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) JConsole
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) JRockit
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.63%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (9.38%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
6 1 (3.13%) Use Case
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) UML
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) OCP
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (9.38%) Data Guard
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 9 (28.13%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Siebel
6 1 (3.13%) IBM