Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 231 238
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 -5
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.19% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 25
City of London median daily rate £469 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +6.25% +1.59%
10th Percentile £422 £263 £363
90th Percentile £508 £460 £488
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in the City of London

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in the City of London

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 City of London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Toad
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) E-business
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion