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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 122 131
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.16% 0.086%
As % of the System Software category - 1.20% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £261
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
290 334 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.01% 13.23% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 147 147
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £148 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 82 45
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £41.15 £43.10
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 of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Development DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Development DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Production DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Production DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Progress DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft