The median contractor rate for a Oracle DBA was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 119 130 126
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle DBA 8 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Median daily rate £340 £369 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.79% -4.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £405 £418
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2096 2719 2507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.04% 96.56% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1801 1576
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 115 137
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.50 £35.00
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 Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle DBA in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle DBA in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle DBA in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle DBA in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle DBA in Yorkshire

Oracle DBA
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
West Yorkshire +9 4 £315 -21.25% 1
South Yorkshire -1 4 £450 +38.46% 1
Oracle DBA
England

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region featuring Oracle DBA in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (95.00%) Oracle Database
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (30.00%) Data Guard
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
8 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) Solaris
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
10 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003

Oracle DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (10.00%) MySQL
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 7
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) OCP
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (30.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) VMware