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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 103 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 12 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.40% -
As % of the System Software category 5.31% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £550 £305 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £369
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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
226 250 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.27% 9.92% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 127 131
Median daily rate £413 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 34
Median hourly rate £18.25 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.90 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Bracknell - 3 £488 -
Reading - 3 £550 - 1
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) AIX
3 11 (57.89%) SAN
3 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 11 (57.89%) Clustering
3 11 (57.89%) High Availability
4 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (52.63%) EMC NetWorker
4 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) KVM
4 10 (52.63%) Compliance Management
4 10 (52.63%) RHCE
4 10 (52.63%) HP
4 10 (52.63%) EMC
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
9 4 (21.05%) Unix
9 4 (21.05%) VMware
10 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
10 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (15.79%) 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 1 (5.26%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
1 1 (5.26%) Tuxedo
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle Database
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ProC
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Linux Support
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Linux Specialist
2 6 (31.58%) Support Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Database Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Grid Computing
2 1 (5.26%) HP Storage
2 1 (5.26%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 11 (57.89%) AIX
3 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) High Availability
2 10 (52.63%) Compliance Management
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) QMS
6 1 (5.26%) Release Management
6 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.53%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) DV Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) RHCE
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) OCP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) KVM
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) OpenView
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (57.89%) Red Hat
3 10 (52.63%) EMC
3 10 (52.63%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) BEA
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Opsware
5 1 (5.26%) Qualys
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas