Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 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 > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 468 465
Rank change year-on-year -84 -3 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 80 149 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.35% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 87 87
London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £304
90th Percentile £594 £500 £533
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £60.00 - -
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 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in London

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 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
Central London -17 11 £450 +5.88%
West London -7 2 £400 +23.08% 1
South London -47 1 £425 +11.11%
North London - 1 - -
East London - 1 £388 -
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 76 (95.00%) Oracle Database
3 45 (56.25%) SQL
4 35 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (43.75%) Data Guard
5 32 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 31 (38.75%) PL/SQL
7 27 (33.75%) Migration
8 26 (32.50%) Linux
8 26 (32.50%) High Availability
8 26 (32.50%) Oracle Database 12c
9 24 (30.00%) Unix
10 22 (27.50%) Data Migration
11 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
12 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
13 17 (21.25%) Oracle Clusterware
13 17 (21.25%) Finance
13 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
14 16 (20.00%) Oracle Flashback
14 16 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (20.00%) Data Quality
14 16 (20.00%) Big Data
15 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling
16 14 (17.50%) XML
16 14 (17.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 14 (17.50%) Data Transformation
16 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
16 14 (17.50%) Coaching
16 14 (17.50%) Post-Production

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (5.00%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.25%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) G Suite
2 1 (1.25%) IaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) NAS
1 4 (5.00%) SAN
1 4 (5.00%) SSL
2 3 (3.75%) Firewall
2 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (95.00%) Oracle Database
2 26 (32.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
4 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (20.00%) Big Data
6 10 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.50%) MySQL
10 2 (2.50%) OLAP
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Toad
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.50%) ProC
3 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 1 (1.25%) Ant
4 1 (1.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.25%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Hudson
4 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) JUnit
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Banking
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) French Language
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) International Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.50%) XML
2 13 (16.25%) JSON
3 12 (15.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (6.25%) Middleware
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (5.00%) WebCenter
6 2 (2.50%) OC4J
7 1 (1.25%) .NET
7 1 (1.25%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.25%) JRockit
7 1 (1.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
2 5 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.50%) Fintech
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) Unix
3 5 (6.25%) AIX
3 5 (6.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Solaris
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.50%) SUSE
5 2 (2.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.75%) Migration
2 26 (32.50%) High Availability
3 22 (27.50%) Data Migration
4 16 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 14 (17.50%) Coaching
6 14 (17.50%) Collaborative Working
6 14 (17.50%) Data Transformation
6 14 (17.50%) Post-Production
7 13 (16.25%) Data Cleansing
8 12 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (13.75%) Data Architecture
9 11 (13.75%) ITIL
10 8 (10.00%) SOA
11 5 (6.25%) ETL
12 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.00%) Change Control
12 4 (5.00%) Change Management
12 4 (5.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) SQL
2 31 (38.75%) PL/SQL
3 16 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (11.25%) Java
5 5 (6.25%) Korn
6 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.75%) Perl
6 3 (3.75%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) C#
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) Scala
7 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.25%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.75%) OCP
4 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.25%) QA
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.50%) SRDF
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (43.75%) Data Guard
2 32 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (20.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 14 (17.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.50%) EMC
4 2 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) BT
5 1 (1.25%) Capita
5 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.25%) Google
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Retek