The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridge region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.26% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 68 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.16% 17.75% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 24
Average daily rate £350 £310 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £164 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £11.45 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £39.90 £38.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Oracle RAC
Cambridgeshire

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 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle