The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 126 151 140
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% 0.032% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 0.21% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £295
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £401 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.99% +9.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
365 466 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.25% 14.92% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 254 223
Median daily rate £375 £320 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £442 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 80 90
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 £450 - 1
Essex +4 1 £450 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (70.00%) ETL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Web Services
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
6 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (40.00%) Database Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
7 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Data Management
8 1 (10.00%) Advertising
8 1 (10.00%) Clustering
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) AIX
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) SLA

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Progress DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
3 4 (40.00%) Database Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat