The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 160 141 179
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +38
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 6 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 3.86% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 7
Median daily rate £350 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.20% -8.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
Oracle RAC
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
356 337 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.25% 9.87% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 271 357
Median daily rate £450 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.50 £23.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the City of London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 8 (50.00%) Unix
7 7 (43.75%) IBM
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (43.75%) Banking
8 6 (37.50%) Database Security
9 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
9 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (31.25%) Replication
9 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (25.00%) IBM Certification
10 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (25.00%) OCP
10 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (25.00%) Windows
10 4 (25.00%) AIX
10 4 (25.00%) Solaris

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) FCoE
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) Multicast
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 2 (12.50%) OLTP
8 1 (6.25%) DB2
8 1 (6.25%) Informix
8 1 (6.25%) OLAP
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (6.25%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
1 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Toad
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DBA
2 7 (43.75%) Administrator
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (18.75%) Architect
5 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Database Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Designer
7 1 (6.25%) Development DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
7 1 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Development DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exalogic
4 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
4 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Database Security
3 5 (31.25%) Capacity Management
3 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Database Tuning
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) Korn
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (25.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCITP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) OCP
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) NFS
3 1 (6.25%) SRDF
3 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.25%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) WorldPay
5 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Reuters
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Siebel
6 1 (6.25%) Sybase
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas