The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 66 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.24% 0.16% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 3.13% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£380 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -30.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.65 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
64 32 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 7.54% 5.22% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 14 40
Average daily rate £331 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 10
Average hourly rate £13.75 £12.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -35.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £15.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Bristol region.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Ant
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) BPEL
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) OCP
3 1 (25.00%) OCA
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) HPUX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) OCP
1 1 (25.00%) OCA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP