Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 98 91
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.30% 0.13% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.14% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Birmingham median daily rate £375 - £375
10th Percentile £363 - £363
90th Percentile £388 - £388
West Midlands median daily rate £398 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +13.57% -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 - -

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 1256 1462 1490
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 95.22% 95.06% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 991 969
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.32% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 63
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.79% +1.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £10.49 £10.76 £10.30
90th Percentile £34.05 £38.63 £38.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +9.38%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Oracle DBA in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) Ingres
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Ingres
4 1 (25.00%) MS Access
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle