The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 98 80 108
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 13 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.84% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.96% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £322 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- +74.41%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2161 1989 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.43% 93.78% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1057 1302
Average daily rate £335 £314 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -1.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 124 151
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Oracle DBA
England

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 25 July 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 25 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
West Yorkshire -12 10 £378 +7.85% 2
North Yorkshire +2 2 £375 +12.35% 3
South Yorkshire -4 1 £375 - 2
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 31 (68.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 26 (57.78%) Oracle RAC
5 24 (53.33%) Data Guard
6 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 17 (37.78%) Linux
9 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (31.11%) SQL
11 13 (28.89%) UNIX
11 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Finance
13 9 (20.00%) Solaris
14 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
15 6 (13.33%) Retail
15 6 (13.33%) HPUX
15 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
15 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
16 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
17 4 (8.89%) Firmware
17 4 (8.89%) Oracle APEX
17 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
17 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
18 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
18 3 (6.67%) CommVault
18 3 (6.67%) Windows
18 3 (6.67%) E-business

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (2.22%) Apache
1 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 31 (68.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (35.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (4.44%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.22%) Toad
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Firmware
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) UNIX
3 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 6 (13.33%) HPUX
5 3 (6.67%) Windows
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (8.89%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (6.67%) E-business
4 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.22%) Database Security
5 1 (2.22%) Security Management
5 1 (2.22%) Migration
5 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL
5 1 (2.22%) SOA
5 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) OCP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 24 (53.33%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.22%) OpenView
3 1 (2.22%) OVSD
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (2.22%) Retek
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Perforce
3 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) HP