The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 107 114 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 1.06% 1.23% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £388 £350 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +41.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.79% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 244 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.59% 9.90% 11.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 128 146
Median daily rate £438 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.27% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Median hourly rate £55.65 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.25% +21.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Berkshire region.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Reading +12 1 £388 +10.71%
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) ProC
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) KVM
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
5 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) RHCE
5 1 (14.29%) SAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ProC
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) RHCE
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware