The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 East Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 90 76
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.076% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category - 0.65% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
181 155 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.18% 11.81% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 58
Average daily rate £233 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £205 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £395 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 47 28
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.16 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.66 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £31.20 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Oracle RAC
England

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (50.00%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) POSIX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle