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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 155 173 172
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 31 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.61% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 7.18% 5.75% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.11%
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
432 452 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.53% 7.83% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 278 288
Average daily rate £403 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £216 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 57
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £31.00 £111.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (65.38%) Finance
3 32 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 26 (50.00%) Linux
5 21 (40.38%) Banking
6 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (34.62%) Data Guard
8 16 (30.77%) High Availability
8 16 (30.77%) WebLogic
9 15 (28.85%) UNIX
9 15 (28.85%) SQL
10 13 (25.00%) SOA
10 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (25.00%) JIRA
10 13 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (23.08%) Middleware
11 12 (23.08%) Remedy
12 11 (21.15%) Replication
12 11 (21.15%) VMware
12 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
13 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (19.23%) Python
13 10 (19.23%) IBM
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
14 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
15 8 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 8 (15.38%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 16 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 9 (17.31%) WebSphere
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
5 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.85%) Confluence
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (3.85%) Jetty
6 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.85%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Documaker
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.92%) RMDS
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) SSL
1 5 (9.62%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.92%) Multicast
4 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) FCoE
4 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 20 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 9 (17.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
6 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (5.77%) MySQL
9 3 (5.77%) HBase
9 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
10 2 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (3.85%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.85%) Zephyr
2 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
2 2 (3.85%) Ant
2 2 (3.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (65.38%) Finance
2 21 (40.38%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Billing
4 5 (9.62%) Financial Institution
5 4 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 2 (3.85%) Games
6 2 (3.85%) Legal
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) DBA
2 26 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Senior DBA
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 5 (9.62%) Middleware Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.85%) SCM Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Middleware
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (9.62%) JMS
4 5 (9.62%) JDBC
4 5 (9.62%) WebCenter
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) Web Services
7 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.92%) OLE
7 1 (1.92%) Flash
7 1 (1.92%) XML
7 1 (1.92%) XSLT
7 1 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Replication
3 8 (15.38%) Clustering
4 5 (9.62%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.85%) Online Games
5 2 (3.85%) Statistics
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (28.85%) UNIX
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows
5 3 (5.77%) Solaris
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) High Availability
2 13 (25.00%) SOA
3 9 (17.31%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (13.46%) Revenue Management
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Benchmarking
6 5 (9.62%) Database Security
6 5 (9.62%) DevOps
7 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.77%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.85%) Kanban
9 2 (3.85%) MapReduce
9 2 (3.85%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.85%) SQL
2 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
3 10 (19.23%) Python
4 6 (11.54%) Ruby
5 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.62%) Java
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (3.85%) ABAP
8 2 (3.85%) Korn
8 2 (3.85%) Jython
9 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) OCP
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (7.69%) VCP4
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (3.85%) SLA
4 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) vCloud
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.92%) NFS
5 1 (1.92%) KVM
5 1 (1.92%) HDFS
5 1 (1.92%) Xen
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.92%) SRDF
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) Data Guard
2 8 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (11.54%) Puppet
4 5 (9.62%) SELinux
5 3 (5.77%) Nagios
5 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.85%) Oozie
6 2 (3.85%) Ambari
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.92%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (23.08%) Remedy
3 11 (21.15%) VMware
4 10 (19.23%) IBM
5 5 (9.62%) Sybase
5 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) New Relic
6 2 (3.85%) MapR
6 2 (3.85%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.85%) Intel
6 2 (3.85%) Informatica
6 2 (3.85%) NetApp
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) Siebel
6 2 (3.85%) Netezza
6 2 (3.85%) Teradata
7 1 (1.92%) DataSynapse
7 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago