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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 174 176 190
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 26 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.57% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 5.04% 7.11% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 7
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£450 £428 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £275 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £558 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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
516 492 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.29% 8.04% 7.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 350 334
Average daily rate £395 £361 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.34% -9.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £499 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 41
Average hourly rate £22.83 £20.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.02% -1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (64.81%) Oracle Database
3 32 (59.26%) Finance
4 29 (53.70%) Linux
5 28 (51.85%) Data Guard
6 26 (48.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (38.89%) UNIX
8 20 (37.04%) SQL
9 18 (33.33%) WebLogic
10 17 (31.48%) IBM
11 15 (27.78%) VMware
11 15 (27.78%) Banking
12 14 (25.93%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (25.93%) Middleware
12 14 (25.93%) SOA
12 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (24.07%) High Availability
13 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
13 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
14 12 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
14 12 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
14 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (22.22%) JIRA
15 11 (20.37%) WebSphere
15 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
15 11 (20.37%) Remedy
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 11 (20.37%) WebSphere
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (9.26%) Apache
4 5 (9.26%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.56%) IIS
7 2 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.70%) NetWeaver
7 2 (3.70%) Jetty
7 2 (3.70%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (11.11%) Documaker
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (5.56%) RMDS
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) LAN
2 7 (12.96%) WAN
3 6 (11.11%) HTTP
4 5 (9.26%) NAS
5 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
5 4 (7.41%) SSL
6 3 (5.56%) VLAN
6 3 (5.56%) Firewall
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
6 3 (5.56%) DNS
6 3 (5.56%) DHCP
7 2 (3.70%) LDAP
7 2 (3.70%) Multicast
7 2 (3.70%) FCoE
7 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (64.81%) Oracle Database
2 26 (48.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
4 12 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
5 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (7.41%) HBase
9 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
10 3 (5.56%) MySQL
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (3.70%) SAP HANA
11 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Ant
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
2 2 (3.70%) Zephyr
2 2 (3.70%) Gerrit
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Billing
3 6 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.26%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) DBA
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (18.52%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Development Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Team Leader
6 4 (7.41%) Server Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 4 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Middleware Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) Middleware
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 4 (7.41%) JDBC
4 4 (7.41%) JMS
4 4 (7.41%) WebCenter
5 3 (5.56%) Ultra Messaging
5 3 (5.56%) Rendezvous
5 3 (5.56%) XML
5 3 (5.56%) XSLT
6 2 (3.70%) CGI
6 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.85%) Django
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.85%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
3 10 (18.52%) Clustering
4 7 (12.96%) Replication
5 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
6 3 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 21 (38.89%) UNIX
3 9 (16.67%) Windows
4 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (11.11%) AIX
6 3 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) SOA
2 13 (24.07%) High Availability
3 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.11%) Benchmarking
6 6 (11.11%) Patch Management
6 6 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (11.11%) Revenue Management
7 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.41%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) Migration
8 4 (7.41%) Database Security
9 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.56%) Project Management
10 2 (3.70%) ETL
10 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
2 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
3 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
4 9 (16.67%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Java
6 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.11%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) Korn
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.26%) Perl
8 3 (5.56%) C
9 2 (3.70%) ABAP
9 2 (3.70%) Jython
9 2 (3.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.70%) OCP
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.11%) GlusterFS
2 6 (11.11%) GFS2
2 6 (11.11%) OCFS2
3 5 (9.26%) Xen
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
6 2 (3.70%) NFS
6 2 (3.70%) KVM
6 2 (3.70%) vCloud
6 2 (3.70%) SRDF
6 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Flume
7 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) Data Guard
2 14 (25.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (20.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Puppet
5 5 (9.26%) SELinux
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (1.85%) Ambari
8 1 (1.85%) Oozie
8 1 (1.85%) Nagios
8 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) IBM
3 15 (27.78%) VMware
4 11 (20.37%) Remedy
5 9 (16.67%) HP
5 9 (16.67%) NetApp
6 7 (12.96%) WorldPay
7 6 (11.11%) Sybase
7 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.11%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.56%) DataSynapse
8 3 (5.56%) TIBCO
8 3 (5.56%) Cisco
8 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.56%) Intel
9 2 (3.70%) SAP
9 2 (3.70%) Siebel
9 2 (3.70%) Informatica
9 2 (3.70%) EMC
9 2 (3.70%) Brocade
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago