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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 99 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 18 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.27% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 7.17% 2.67% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £550 £305 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.32% -35.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Oracle RAC
South East

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
251 262 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.07% 10.23% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 132 111
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £183 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 21
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.90 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 7 £550 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £488 -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
3 12 (57.14%) AIX
3 12 (57.14%) SAN
3 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 11 (52.38%) Clustering
4 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (52.38%) High Availability
4 11 (52.38%) KVM
5 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
5 10 (47.62%) Compliance Management
5 10 (47.62%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
5 10 (47.62%) RHCE
5 10 (47.62%) HP
5 10 (47.62%) EMC
6 7 (33.33%) ITIL
7 6 (28.57%) Unix
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) SLA
9 4 (19.05%) Solaris
9 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle GoldenGate

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) iPlanet
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Tuxedo
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle Database
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.76%) DB2
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (9.52%) ProC
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Linux Support
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (28.57%) Support Specialist
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Database Manager
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) ELK Stack
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Grid Computing
2 1 (4.76%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) AIX
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Solaris
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Debian
7 1 (4.76%) Fedora
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) High Availability
2 10 (47.62%) Compliance Management
3 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Database Security
6 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) QMS
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) C
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) RHCE
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) OCP
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) Postfix
3 1 (4.76%) qmail
3 1 (4.76%) Sendmail
3 1 (4.76%) Varnish
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.76%) Cacti
3 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.76%) logstash
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView
3 1 (4.76%) Plesk
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 10 (47.62%) EMC
3 10 (47.62%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) BEA
6 1 (4.76%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos
6 1 (4.76%) CommVault
6 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Informatica
6 1 (4.76%) Qualys
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.76%) Veritas