The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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 / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 380 354
Rank change year-on-year +32 -26  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 50 51 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 34
Median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £327 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £498 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18357 21038 20420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.81% 95.01% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13065 15076 14090
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 283 378
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
City of London -5 3 £463 +32.14% 1
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 108 (86.40%) Oracle Database
3 41 (32.80%) Finance
4 37 (29.60%) Linux
5 35 (28.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 35 (28.00%) Data Guard
6 34 (27.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 33 (26.40%) Unix
8 32 (25.60%) Oracle RAC
9 30 (24.00%) SQL
10 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
10 26 (20.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 21 (16.80%) Migration
11 21 (16.80%) WebLogic
11 21 (16.80%) SC Cleared
11 21 (16.80%) Security Cleared
12 18 (14.40%) PL/SQL
13 17 (13.60%) Puppet
14 16 (12.80%) ETL
14 16 (12.80%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (12.80%) Oracle RMAN
15 15 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
15 15 (12.00%) Data Migration
15 15 (12.00%) Pacemaker
15 15 (12.00%) Corosync
16 14 (11.20%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (11.20%) Python
16 14 (11.20%) Perl
16 14 (11.20%) Sybase
17 13 (10.40%) Oracle EBS

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 21 (16.80%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.40%) Confluence
3 9 (7.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.80%) nginx
5 2 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (10.40%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (8.80%) Oracle Applications
4 10 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.80%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) GitHub
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.40%) IaaS
3 3 (2.40%) PaaS
3 3 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) SAN
1 4 (3.20%) SSL
2 2 (1.60%) DNS
2 2 (1.60%) Firewall
2 2 (1.60%) FTP
3 1 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (86.40%) Oracle Database
2 34 (27.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (20.80%) Oracle Database 12c
3 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
4 16 (12.80%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (9.60%) MySQL
6 11 (8.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (6.40%) Data Mart
8 8 (6.40%) RDBMS
8 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
9 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects XI
9 7 (5.60%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (4.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 5 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.20%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (3.20%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (3.20%) Sybase ASE
11 4 (3.20%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 13 (10.40%) JIRA
2 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.20%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.60%) ProC
General
1 41 (32.80%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
2 11 (8.80%) Retail
3 4 (3.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.80%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (28.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 11 (8.80%) Middleware
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.60%) OC4J
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (1.60%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.80%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.80%) Spring
5 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Replication
2 8 (6.40%) Reference Data
3 7 (5.60%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.80%) Clustering
5 1 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) DataPower
5 1 (0.80%) Fintech
5 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.60%) Linux
2 33 (26.40%) Unix
3 7 (5.60%) SUSE
3 7 (5.60%) Windows
4 6 (4.80%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (3.20%) AIX
6 1 (0.80%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.80%) Migration
2 16 (12.80%) ETL
3 15 (12.00%) Data Migration
4 13 (10.40%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (7.20%) ITIL
6 9 (7.20%) SOA
6 9 (7.20%) Use Case
7 8 (6.40%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.60%) DevOps
9 6 (4.80%) High Availability
10 5 (4.00%) Data Architecture
10 5 (4.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (4.00%) Quality Management
10 5 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (3.20%) Change Management
11 4 (3.20%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.20%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) SQL
2 18 (14.40%) PL/SQL
3 14 (11.20%) Perl
3 14 (11.20%) Python
4 12 (9.60%) Ruby
5 6 (4.80%) Java
6 5 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.40%) Korn
9 2 (1.60%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) SC Cleared
1 21 (16.80%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) BC Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (2.40%) Degree
6 1 (0.80%) CLAS
6 1 (0.80%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.80%) MCTS
6 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.80%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 32 (25.60%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (12.00%) Corosync
3 6 (4.80%) Docker
3 6 (4.80%) Squid
4 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (28.00%) Data Guard
2 17 (13.60%) Puppet
3 16 (12.80%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (12.00%) Pacemaker
5 13 (10.40%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 9 (7.20%) ZABBIX
7 8 (6.40%) Ansible
8 6 (4.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (3.20%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (3.20%) Nagios
9 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (3.20%) SCOM
10 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (11.20%) Sybase
3 10 (8.00%) NetApp
4 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.00%) EXASOL
5 5 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.20%) SAP
7 3 (2.40%) Informatica
8 2 (1.60%) IBM
8 2 (1.60%) Retek
8 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.80%) Cognos
9 1 (0.80%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.80%) Remedy
9 1 (0.80%) Software AG
9 1 (0.80%) Sun
9 1 (0.80%) Teradata
9 1 (0.80%) VMware
9 1 (0.80%) webMethods
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £355.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Dublin, Ireland, London, UK
E-Com Group
Posted: 5 days ago