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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 127 111 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 11 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.59% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.62% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 20
Average daily rate £388 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £425 £453
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 - £35.20
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
2725 2424 2156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.21% 95.06% 95.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1782 1582 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 120 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
West Yorkshire -13 7 £400 -
South Yorkshire -13 3 £313 -10.71% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) Unix
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) GIS
7 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (14.29%) Finance

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (35.71%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Security
5 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) VMware