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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 91 85 93
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.070% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 0.58% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.45
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
166 171 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.80% 11.92% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 99
Average daily rate £275 £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +218.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £120 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 50
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £27.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottinghamshire -8 3 - - 1
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) POSIX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (60.00%) Database Security
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) POSIX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Database Security
2 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle