The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 98 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% - 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% - 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£361 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +43.83%
Oracle RAC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
198 190 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.69% 12.75% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 80 40
Average daily rate £350 £170 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -42.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £70 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 41
Average hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £9.50 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.88 £72.50 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the East Midlands region.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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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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
Nottinghamshire - 4 £361 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 5 (71.43%) Solaris
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Clustering
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Veritas
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 3 (42.86%) Perl
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
6 2 (28.57%) Database Security
6 2 (28.57%) FCoE
6 2 (28.57%) F5
6 2 (28.57%) High Availability
6 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) NAS
6 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
2 2 (28.57%) NAS
2 2 (28.57%) FCoE
2 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Grid Computing
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) Solaris
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) HPUX
5 2 (28.57%) SUSE
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Development
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Database Security
1 2 (28.57%) Procure-to-pay
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Perl
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) C-shell
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) OCP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) NFS
2 2 (28.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (28.57%) OpenView
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) PlateSpin
3 2 (28.57%) Opsware
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Cognos
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Percona