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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 89 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.067% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 3.65% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£425 £300 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -19.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.96% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.65 -
Oracle RAC
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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
175 192 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.70% 11.73% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 90 46
Average daily rate £333 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £76 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.18 £20.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 27 August 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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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 +11 1 £425 +41.66% 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Northgate