The median contractor rate for an Oracle DBA was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 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.

Oracle Database Administrator
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 135 146
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 18 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.52% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% -  

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 2718 3611 3541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.72% 94.78% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 2238 2030
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 132 203
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £45.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 24 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
Lancashire +15 11 £344 -15.91%
Manchester +5 4 £438 +15.13% 2
Cheshire +23 3 £325 -13.33%
Oracle DBA
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (96.77%) Oracle Database
3 19 (61.29%) SQL
4 18 (58.06%) PL/SQL
5 17 (54.84%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (54.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 15 (48.39%) Migration
7 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
7 13 (41.94%) Perl
7 13 (41.94%) Windows
7 13 (41.94%) Toad
7 13 (41.94%) TKPROF
8 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
10 10 (32.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (25.81%) Linux
11 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
14 5 (16.13%) Data Guard
15 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
15 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
16 3 (9.68%) Banking
16 3 (9.68%) SSH
16 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
16 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) SSH
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (96.77%) Oracle Database
2 13 (41.94%) TKPROF
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
6 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (6.45%) SQLPlus
8 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Toad
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
1 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 3 (9.68%) AIX
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Migration
2 10 (32.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) PL/SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
3 13 (41.94%) PowerShell
4 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Data Guard
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Kofax
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.23%) Veritas
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