The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was £293 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 122 124
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.040% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.042% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £293 - £355
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 - £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -8.52% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2026 2385 2564
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.43% 96.40% 96.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1236 1386 1443
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 171 251
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.42% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 £353 -
Suffolk - 1 £260 -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (30.77%) Database Security
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Replication
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) OCP

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 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) DTS
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (38.46%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Database Security
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) E-business
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCDBA
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) OCP
3 1 (7.69%) OCA
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Data Guard
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow