The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 74 77
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.47% 0.54% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.57% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £325 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.78% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 605 875 902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.98% 94.39% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 635 551
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 46
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -4.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.00 £21.40 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in Cheshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle DBA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +15 1 £525 +40.00%
Oracle DBA
North West

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheshire region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (33.33%) Kofax
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Local Government
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DMZ
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Kofax
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp