The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database Administrator
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.34% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.63 -
% change year-on-year -2.70% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 566 707 776
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.45% 93.39% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 475 524
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 25
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.48 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.99% +11.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Oracle DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in Birmingham

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in Birmingham

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Ingres
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Validation

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Ingres
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion