The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 35 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.92% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 11.54% 2.78% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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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 Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 36 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.00% 13.28% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 11
Average daily rate £175 £360 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.38% +56.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £190 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £380 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 7
Average hourly rate £44.25 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+176.56% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £10.70 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.95 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle RAC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle