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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 146 173 183
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 15 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 4.25% 5.31% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 25
Median daily rate £550 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £401 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £620 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.22% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
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
353 527 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.60% 9.70% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 393 349
Median daily rate £450 £395 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £245 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £23.88 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Banking
5 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (40.00%) Data Guard
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (30.00%) High Availability
9 6 (30.00%) Unix
9 6 (30.00%) IBM
9 6 (30.00%) Migration
10 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (25.00%) Windows
10 5 (25.00%) AIX
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
11 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (20.00%) Big Data
11 4 (20.00%) Solaris
11 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL
11 4 (20.00%) OCP
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.00%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
3 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) FCoE
2 2 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (20.00%) Big Data
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (10.00%) HBase
8 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (5.00%) OLTP
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DBA
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Platform Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Financials DBA
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.00%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (30.00%) High Availability
2 6 (30.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Database Security
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Kanban
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) OCP
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (10.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) NFS
3 2 (10.00%) SRDF
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Data Guard
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
4 3 (15.00%) Hortonworks
4 3 (15.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Reuters
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Sybase
6 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
6 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
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