Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 192 172 183
Rank change year-on-year -20 +11 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 16 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.35% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.36% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 16
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £358 £287 £319
90th Percentile £534 £471 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £39.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +12.82% +34.48% -23.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4804 4662 5665
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.94% 95.67% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2763 2685 3316
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £207
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 373 537
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.25 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.10% +6.28% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.28 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.60 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the East of England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in the East of England

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 7 £393 -7.65% 1
Bedfordshire - 6 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -12 2 £475 +18.75%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
7 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exalytics
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (25.00%) SOA
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (18.75%) NetApp
8 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
9 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
9 2 (12.50%) Replication
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Exalytics
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) 3PAR