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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database Administrator
Rank 109 100 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 15 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.62% 0.74% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.79% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Average daily rate
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£274 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.35% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £333 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.90 £45.50
% change year-on-year
+45.11% -16.70%
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
2225 2031 2526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.41% 93.42% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1336 1115 1267
Average daily rate £345 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 121 131
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +5 10 £338 -15.62% 3
South Yorkshire 0 4 £190 -52.50% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (48.57%) Oracle RAC
4 16 (45.71%) Data Guard
5 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (37.14%) Oracle RMAN
6 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
7 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
7 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) UNIX
8 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 6 (17.14%) Linux
10 5 (14.29%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) Solaris
11 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
11 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (11.43%) Firmware
11 4 (11.43%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) Clustering
11 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (8.57%) Replication
12 3 (8.57%) CommVault

Oracle DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.57%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
4 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) UNIX
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) HPUX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Database Security
4 2 (5.71%) ETL
4 2 (5.71%) ITSM
4 2 (5.71%) Security Management
4 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (11.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) OVSD
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) CommVault
3 2 (5.71%) Retek
3 2 (5.71%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Perforce