The median contractor rate for a Senior Oracle DBA was £485 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 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.

Senior Oracle Database Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 587 601 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Oracle DBA 7 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.043% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Median daily rate £485 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year +17.33% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40963 46827 48392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.75% 95.00% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91483 109922 114749
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4083 4735 7114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.75 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Oracle DBA in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Oracle DBA in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Oracle DBA in England

Senior Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Oracle DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
South East +16 6 £485 +21.25% 1
North of England +57 1 - - 4
North West - 1 - - 2
Senior Oracle DBA
UK

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) AIX
4 7 (53.85%) Linux
4 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Data Management
4 7 (53.85%) Veritas
4 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (53.85%) Master Data Management
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Utilities
4 7 (53.85%) WFM
5 5 (38.46%) Siebel CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) CRM
5 5 (38.46%) Siebel
6 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (23.08%) TKPROF
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (23.08%) Migration

Senior Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Utilities
2 5 (38.46%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (23.08%) TKPROF
5 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Toad
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) AIX
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Data Management
1 7 (53.85%) Master Data Management
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
1 7 (53.85%) WFM
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) Veritas
3 5 (38.46%) Siebel
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft