The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Dorset region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 23 35
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 4.20% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category - 24.39% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Average daily rate
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- £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
System Software Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
32 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.41% 17.23% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 20
Average daily rate £401 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £212 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
South West

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - -
Oracle RAC
South West

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
2 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) Replication
5 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
6 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (25.00%) UNIX
7 2 (25.00%) Banking
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) AWK
8 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
8 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (12.50%) sed
8 1 (12.50%) Solaris

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Database Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PL/SQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) AWK
4 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
4 1 (12.50%) sed
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat