Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 > North East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 72 149
Rank change year-on-year -18 +77 -29
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.66% 2.45% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 2.61% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 18
North East median daily rate £525 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.89% +2.31% -9.09%
10th Percentile £438 £293 £293
90th Percentile £546 £388 £375
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North East median hourly rate - - £35.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £35.72
% change year-on-year -9.09% +23.20% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,151 1,149 2,660
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.52% 93.87% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 740 1,784
North East median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £250 £219 £225
90th Percentile £563 £538 £520
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 60 138
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -35.19% +70.24%
10th Percentile £10.13 £9.50 £10.16
90th Percentile £22.85 £47.50 £36.00
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the North East

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in the North East

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the North East over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in the North East

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in the North East

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -19 8 £525 +57.89% 3
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Oracle DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (75.00%) Open Source
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (50.00%) Ansible
5 4 (50.00%) DevOps
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Kanban
5 4 (50.00%) OCP
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Open Source
1 6 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) OCP
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Data Guard
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle