The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 18 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 Cambridgeshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 62 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.17% -
As % of the System Software category 5.43% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 103 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.76% 17.17% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 40
Average daily rate £338 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 16
Average hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Toad
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
6 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Incident Management

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle OWB
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle