The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Administrator
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 51 50 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.86% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14%  
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 South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 449 513 386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.15% 96.79% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 345 258
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Oracle DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in South Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield +5 4 £450 +38.46% 1
Oracle DBA
Yorkshire

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) OCP
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 7
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) OCP
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat