The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 426 368 362
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 148 198 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.97% 4.08% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 117 114
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £282 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £46.50 £30.90 £47.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.48% -34.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £19.38 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £32.18 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £23.70 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+132.06% -44.23%
Oracle RAC
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4982 4853 4303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.72% 10.25% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2744 2571 2072
Average daily rate £351 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 631 621 658
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £31.56 £33.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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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
London -15 74 £475 +10.46% 22
South East -24 34 £375 -11.76% 7
South West -27 9 £380 +16.92% 1
North West -12 7 £385 +38.73% 3
West Midlands -14 7 £325 -22.15% 2
Yorkshire -31 6 £425 +6.25% 7
East of England -7 4 £255 -28.16%
North East - 4 £250 - 1
East Midlands +2 2 £425 +33.85%
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 362 (100.00%) Oracle
2 228 (62.98%) Oracle Database
3 182 (50.28%) Linux
4 167 (46.13%) SQL
5 166 (45.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 128 (35.36%) UNIX
7 125 (34.53%) Finance
8 122 (33.70%) Data Guard
9 117 (32.32%) Oracle RMAN
10 111 (30.66%) WebLogic
11 109 (30.11%) SOA
12 93 (25.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 85 (23.48%) Performance Tuning
14 82 (22.65%) SQL Server
15 80 (22.10%) PL/SQL
16 78 (21.55%) Middleware
17 76 (20.99%) Clustering
18 72 (19.89%) IBM
19 70 (19.34%) VMware
20 69 (19.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 68 (18.78%) Oracle Exadata
22 67 (18.51%) Bash Shell
22 67 (18.51%) Replication
23 65 (17.96%) Python
24 62 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
25 59 (16.30%) Windows
26 58 (16.02%) Red Hat
27 56 (15.47%) Oracle EBS
27 56 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
28 54 (14.92%) Shell Script

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 111 (30.66%) WebLogic
2 46 (12.71%) WebSphere
3 30 (8.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 22 (6.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 20 (5.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 19 (5.25%) WebLogic Portal
6 19 (5.25%) Apache
7 11 (3.04%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.49%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (2.49%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (1.93%) NetWeaver
9 7 (1.93%) IIS
9 7 (1.93%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (1.10%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.10%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.83%) AquaLogic
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.28%) SAS
13 1 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 10 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 56 (15.47%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (6.63%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (6.63%) Oracle Applications
3 23 (6.35%) Oracle EBS R12
4 20 (5.52%) Documaker
5 10 (2.76%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.55%) RMDS
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.28%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
1 40 (11.05%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.33%) SAN
2 25 (6.91%) HTTP
3 19 (5.25%) HTTPS
4 18 (4.97%) SSL
4 18 (4.97%) WAN
5 17 (4.70%) NAS
6 12 (3.31%) LAN
7 8 (2.21%) Internet
8 7 (1.93%) NetScaler
9 6 (1.66%) DHCP
10 5 (1.38%) Firewall
10 5 (1.38%) DNS
10 5 (1.38%) LDAP
11 4 (1.10%) Multicast
11 4 (1.10%) FCoE
11 4 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (1.10%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
12 3 (0.83%) VPN
13 2 (0.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (62.98%) Oracle Database
2 166 (45.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 93 (25.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 82 (22.65%) SQL Server
5 68 (18.78%) Oracle Exadata
6 46 (12.71%) Relational Database
7 40 (11.05%) RDBMS
8 35 (9.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 33 (9.12%) Oracle ODI
9 33 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (8.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 26 (7.18%) Oracle Reports
12 23 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 22 (6.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 20 (5.52%) Oracle9i Database
15 19 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (5.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 18 (4.97%) MySQL
17 16 (4.42%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 43 (11.88%) JIRA
2 13 (3.59%) Subversion
3 10 (2.76%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.76%) Toad
4 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.38%) Eclipse
5 5 (1.38%) Ant
5 5 (1.38%) JUnit
5 5 (1.38%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.55%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.55%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.28%) ERwin
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.28%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 125 (34.53%) Finance
2 46 (12.71%) Banking
3 25 (6.91%) Financial Institution
4 21 (5.80%) Billing
5 14 (3.87%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.21%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.93%) Retail
8 6 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.66%) Front Office
9 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 3 (0.83%) Games
10 2 (0.55%) International Banking
10 2 (0.55%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 169 (46.69%) DBA
2 144 (39.78%) Oracle DBA
3 68 (18.78%) Architect
4 53 (14.64%) Administrator
5 35 (9.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 27 (7.46%) Developer
7 23 (6.35%) Data Architect
8 20 (5.52%) Consultant
8 20 (5.52%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (4.97%) Oracle Consultant
9 18 (4.97%) SQL DBA
10 16 (4.42%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (3.31%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 10 (2.76%) Senior DBA
14 10 (2.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 9 (2.49%) Technical Architect
15 9 (2.49%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (21.55%) Middleware
2 40 (11.05%) WebSphere MQ
3 34 (9.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 24 (6.63%) JMS
5 22 (6.08%) WebCenter
6 21 (5.80%) JDBC
7 18 (4.97%) XML
8 16 (4.42%) Web Services
9 11 (3.04%) HTML
10 8 (2.21%) Java EE
11 7 (1.93%) XSLT
12 6 (1.66%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (1.38%) Hibernate
13 5 (1.38%) WSH
13 5 (1.38%) JSP
13 5 (1.38%) Spring
13 5 (1.38%) Spring MVC
14 4 (1.10%) Django
14 4 (1.10%) .NET
14 4 (1.10%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 76 (20.99%) Clustering
2 67 (18.51%) Replication
3 56 (15.47%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.91%) Hedge funds
5 18 (4.97%) Statistics
6 10 (2.76%) HACMP
7 9 (2.49%) Visualisation
8 8 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.93%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.66%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (1.66%) Data Extraction
11 5 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.38%) Cryptography
12 4 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.10%) Open Source
12 4 (1.10%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.10%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.83%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 182 (50.28%) Linux
2 128 (35.36%) UNIX
3 59 (16.30%) Windows
4 43 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (11.60%) Solaris
6 38 (10.50%) SELinux
7 33 (9.12%) Oracle Linux
8 28 (7.73%) AIX
9 16 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (1.93%) HPUX
12 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.55%) SUSE
14 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (30.11%) SOA
2 85 (23.48%) Performance Tuning
3 43 (11.88%) High Availability
4 42 (11.60%) Configuration Management
5 38 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (9.67%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (7.46%) Migration
8 25 (6.91%) DevOps
9 24 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (5.52%) ITIL
10 20 (5.52%) Content Management
10 20 (5.52%) Revenue Management
11 18 (4.97%) Data Modelling
11 18 (4.97%) ETL
11 18 (4.97%) Analytics
12 16 (4.42%) Logical Data Model
12 16 (4.42%) Physical Data Model
13 15 (4.14%) Database Security
13 15 (4.14%) BPEL
14 13 (3.59%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 167 (46.13%) SQL
2 80 (22.10%) PL/SQL
3 67 (18.51%) Bash Shell
4 65 (17.96%) Python
5 54 (14.92%) Shell Script
6 43 (11.88%) Perl
7 42 (11.60%) Java
8 39 (10.77%) Ruby
9 19 (5.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 19 (5.25%) Korn
9 19 (5.25%) Jython
10 16 (4.42%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.76%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.49%) VBScript
13 8 (2.21%) C
14 7 (1.93%) JavaScript
15 4 (1.10%) VB
16 3 (0.83%) C#
16 3 (0.83%) C++
16 3 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 43 (11.88%) Security Cleared
2 27 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.59%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (3.31%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.49%) OCP
6 8 (2.21%) Degree
7 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.10%) MCITP
8 4 (1.10%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.55%) RHCE
10 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.63%) Data Quality
2 20 (5.52%) SLA
3 5 (1.38%) QA
4 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 117 (32.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 62 (17.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (8.01%) VMware ESX
4 20 (5.52%) vCloud
5 9 (2.49%) NFS
5 9 (2.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (2.49%) Apache Flume
5 9 (2.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (1.93%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.93%) KVM
7 6 (1.66%) HDFS
7 6 (1.66%) PowerHA
8 5 (1.38%) Xen
8 5 (1.38%) SRDF
9 3 (0.83%) RHEV
10 2 (0.55%) Samba
11 1 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.28%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 122 (33.70%) Data Guard
2 69 (19.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 49 (13.54%) Puppet
4 20 (5.52%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (2.49%) Tivoli
5 9 (2.49%) Ambari
5 9 (2.49%) Vagrant
5 9 (2.49%) Oozie
6 8 (2.21%) Nagios
7 7 (1.93%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.38%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (1.10%) OpenView
10 2 (0.55%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (0.55%) nmon
10 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.28%) OVSD
11 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 362 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (19.89%) IBM
3 70 (19.34%) VMware
4 58 (16.02%) Red Hat
5 42 (11.60%) Remedy
6 31 (8.56%) Microsoft
7 23 (6.35%) Sybase
8 17 (4.70%) Siebel
9 15 (4.14%) HP
10 14 (3.87%) EMC
11 12 (3.31%) NetApp
12 11 (3.04%) Teradata
13 10 (2.76%) Netezza
13 10 (2.76%) SAP
13 10 (2.76%) Sun
13 10 (2.76%) Cisco
14 9 (2.49%) Intel
14 9 (2.49%) BMC
14 9 (2.49%) Business Objects
14 9 (2.49%) Hortonworks
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hampshire
Church International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Staines
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 22 days ago