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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 191 153 191
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +38
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 17 46 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.79% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 3.13% 8.46% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 38 21
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£556 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £329 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £605 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.73% -8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
543 544 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.27% 9.37% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 387 383
Average daily rate £413 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 37 53
Average hourly rate £21.88 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £25.40 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (70.83%) Oracle Database
3 30 (62.50%) Linux
4 29 (60.42%) SQL
5 28 (58.33%) Data Guard
6 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (50.00%) Finance
8 23 (47.92%) UNIX
9 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
10 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
11 17 (35.42%) Oracle RMAN
11 17 (35.42%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
12 16 (33.33%) VMware
12 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
12 16 (33.33%) IBM
13 15 (31.25%) Windows
14 14 (29.17%) SAN
14 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (27.08%) Banking
16 12 (25.00%) Middleware
16 12 (25.00%) NetApp
16 12 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 11 (22.92%) Solaris
17 11 (22.92%) WebLogic
18 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
18 10 (20.83%) Sybase
18 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
18 10 (20.83%) LAN

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 11 (22.92%) WebLogic
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
3 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (12.50%) IIS
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
8 2 (4.17%) Jetty
8 2 (4.17%) Confluence
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (2.08%) NetWeaver
9 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (10.42%) RMDS
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.08%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) LAN
2 10 (20.83%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) NAS
4 7 (14.58%) HTTP
5 5 (10.42%) FCoE
5 5 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (10.42%) Multicast
5 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
6 3 (6.25%) Firewall
6 3 (6.25%) VLAN
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 3 (6.25%) DNS
6 3 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (4.17%) Internet
7 2 (4.17%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.17%) LDAP
8 1 (2.08%) HTTPS
8 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (70.83%) Oracle Database
2 25 (52.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 16 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 9 (18.75%) Oracle Exadata
6 9 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 7 (14.58%) HBase
7 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (10.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Ant
2 2 (4.17%) Toad
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Gerrit
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Zephyr
3 1 (2.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
3 5 (10.42%) Legal
4 3 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) DBA
1 24 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 13 (27.08%) Architect
3 11 (22.92%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (8.33%) Server Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) SCM Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Configuration Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) Middleware
2 7 (14.58%) XML
2 7 (14.58%) XSLT
3 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (12.50%) Rendezvous
4 5 (10.42%) Ultra Messaging
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (4.17%) CGI
7 1 (2.08%) JMS
7 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.08%) .NET
7 1 (2.08%) JDBC
7 1 (2.08%) XSD
7 1 (2.08%) WebCenter
7 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Clustering
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.58%) Replication
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
4 5 (10.42%) Hedge funds
5 3 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (4.17%) CMDB
7 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.08%) W3C
7 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Linux
2 23 (47.92%) UNIX
3 15 (31.25%) Windows
4 11 (22.92%) Solaris
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (12.50%) AIX
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) SOA
3 8 (16.67%) ITIL
3 8 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.58%) Benchmarking
5 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.42%) High Availability
7 4 (8.33%) Database Tuning
7 4 (8.33%) ETL
7 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps
8 3 (6.25%) Change Control
8 3 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Patch Management
9 2 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) SQL
2 18 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (18.75%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.50%) Korn
7 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.33%) Python
8 4 (8.33%) Perl
9 3 (6.25%) C
9 3 (6.25%) Ruby
10 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (2.08%) XPath
11 1 (2.08%) ABAP
11 1 (2.08%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.67%) Xen
3 5 (10.42%) KVM
3 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) SRDF
3 5 (10.42%) NFS
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (6.25%) GlusterFS
5 3 (6.25%) GFS2
5 3 (6.25%) OCFS2
5 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 3 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (4.17%) vCloud
7 1 (2.08%) Apache Flume
7 1 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (58.33%) Data Guard
2 17 (35.42%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (6.25%) SELinux
4 3 (6.25%) Puppet
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (2.08%) Ambari
6 1 (2.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (33.33%) IBM
2 16 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) NetApp
4 10 (20.83%) Sybase
5 9 (18.75%) HP
6 7 (14.58%) Remedy
7 6 (12.50%) TIBCO
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco
7 6 (12.50%) Intel
7 6 (12.50%) DataSynapse
7 6 (12.50%) 3PAR
8 5 (10.42%) EMC
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 5 (10.42%) Red Hat
9 4 (8.33%) WorldPay
10 2 (4.17%) Brocade
10 2 (4.17%) Veritas
11 1 (2.08%) Teradata
11 1 (2.08%) SAP
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