The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was £345 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
England / North West
Rank 119 155 140
Rank change year-on-year +36 -15  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 13 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.078% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.083% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2453 3621 3439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 95.00% 94.35% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1539 2157 1805
Median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 172 206
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.37 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £49.50
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in the North West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in the North West

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West 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
Lancashire +23 6 - - 1
Cheshire +29 3 £325 -27.77%
Manchester - 2 £325 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £433 - 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (83.72%) Oracle Database
3 20 (46.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
4 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
5 16 (37.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (32.56%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (27.91%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (27.91%) Unix
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 10 (23.26%) Linux
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (23.26%) SOA
9 10 (23.26%) Middleware
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle Fusion
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
10 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
10 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) Oracle Application Server
11 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (16.28%) IaaS
12 7 (16.28%) High Availability
12 7 (16.28%) SaaS

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (23.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) IaaS
1 7 (16.28%) PaaS
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) DMZ
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (83.72%) Oracle Database
2 20 (46.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (23.26%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.63%) TKPROF
6 3 (6.98%) MySQL
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.65%) Informix
7 2 (4.65%) Ingres
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Toad
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Middleware
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Licensing
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Unix
3 10 (23.26%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (23.26%) SOA
3 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) High Availability
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Management
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (13.95%) Data Management
6 6 (13.95%) DevOps
6 6 (13.95%) Migration
6 6 (13.95%) Open Source
6 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.63%) Problem Management
8 4 (9.30%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
9 3 (6.98%) SFIA
9 3 (6.98%) Software Licensing
10 2 (4.65%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
3 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
4 5 (11.63%) Perl
5 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) SC Cleared
1 18 (41.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSE
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.33%) OCP
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (23.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (9.30%) Data Guard
5 3 (6.98%) SCOM
6 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Remedy
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
4 2 (4.65%) IDERA
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Kofax
5 1 (2.33%) NetApp
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas
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