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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 444 522 388
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -134
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 171 102 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.20% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 1.92% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 70 137
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £347 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.91% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
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
5824 5307 4933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.82% 10.43% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3627 2998 2670
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 636 630
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 29 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London +2 53 £525 +16.66% 10
South East +14 27 £363 -7.05% 17
West Midlands +13 24 £340 -26.48% 1
North East -18 22 £304 -38.63% 2
North West +10 21 £370 -7.61% 3
Yorkshire +18 9 £425 +21.42% 5
East of England +9 7 £450 +20.00% 1
South West 0 5 £304 -19.00% 2
East Midlands +8 2 - - 2
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 236 (100.00%) Oracle
2 170 (72.03%) Oracle Database
3 153 (64.83%) Linux
4 110 (46.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 94 (39.83%) Data Guard
5 94 (39.83%) SQL
6 86 (36.44%) Performance Tuning
7 75 (31.78%) Unix
8 72 (30.51%) Windows
9 69 (29.24%) Red Hat
10 63 (26.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 59 (25.00%) Finance
12 58 (24.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 57 (24.15%) Oracle RMAN
14 56 (23.73%) WebLogic
15 54 (22.88%) PL/SQL
15 54 (22.88%) Shell Script
16 51 (21.61%) AIX
17 48 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
17 48 (20.34%) Clustering
17 48 (20.34%) SQL Server
18 46 (19.49%) Solaris
18 46 (19.49%) VMware
18 46 (19.49%) Security Cleared
18 46 (19.49%) Oracle EBS R12
19 44 (18.64%) Database Tuning
19 44 (18.64%) Oracle Database 12c
19 44 (18.64%) Java
20 40 (16.95%) Oracle Applications
20 40 (16.95%) SC Cleared

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 56 (23.73%) WebLogic
2 35 (14.83%) Oracle Application Server
3 27 (11.44%) Apache
4 23 (9.75%) IIS
5 20 (8.47%) WebSphere
6 17 (7.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 17 (7.20%) Tomcat
7 13 (5.51%) JBoss
8 9 (3.81%) Oracle Coherence
9 8 (3.39%) Liferay
9 8 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
11 6 (2.54%) Jetty
11 6 (2.54%) nginx
11 6 (2.54%) Oracle 10gAS
11 6 (2.54%) Oracle Spatial
12 5 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (2.12%) PowerExchange
13 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
14 3 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 48 (20.34%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (19.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 40 (16.95%) Oracle Applications
4 25 (10.59%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.42%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.39%) PaaS
3 4 (1.69%) IaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.42%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.14%) SAN
2 18 (7.63%) HTTP
3 17 (7.20%) DNS
4 14 (5.93%) Firewall
4 14 (5.93%) LAN
4 14 (5.93%) WAN
5 13 (5.51%) NAS
6 12 (5.08%) Fibre Channel
7 11 (4.66%) iSCSI
8 10 (4.24%) DHCP
8 10 (4.24%) FCoE
9 9 (3.81%) Multicast
10 8 (3.39%) FTP
10 8 (3.39%) VLAN
11 7 (2.97%) Internet
11 7 (2.97%) TCP/IP
12 6 (2.54%) IPsec
12 6 (2.54%) SSL
13 4 (1.69%) LDAP
13 4 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (72.03%) Oracle Database
2 110 (46.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 58 (24.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 48 (20.34%) SQL Server
5 44 (18.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 37 (15.68%) RDBMS
6 37 (15.68%) Relational Database
7 25 (10.59%) Oracle Discoverer
8 23 (9.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 20 (8.47%) MySQL
10 13 (5.51%) Hadoop
10 13 (5.51%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (4.66%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (4.24%) HBase
13 8 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (2.54%) Big Data
14 6 (2.54%) DB2
14 6 (2.54%) PowerCenter
15 5 (2.12%) MariaDB
15 5 (2.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (6.36%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (2.97%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.54%) Log4j
3 6 (2.54%) Travis CI
4 4 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.27%) Maven
6 2 (0.85%) Toad
7 1 (0.42%) Introscope
7 1 (0.42%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.42%) Subversion
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (25.00%) Finance
2 32 (13.56%) Banking
3 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.12%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.27%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.27%) Front Office
6 2 (0.85%) French Language
6 2 (0.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
7 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (55.51%) DBA
2 115 (48.73%) Oracle DBA
3 50 (21.19%) Administrator
4 29 (12.29%) Architect
4 29 (12.29%) Developer
5 27 (11.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 25 (10.59%) Oracle Developer
7 24 (10.17%) SC Cleared DBA
8 16 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.93%) Senior DBA
9 14 (5.93%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 13 (5.51%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (4.24%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.24%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.81%) PL/SQL Developer
13 8 (3.39%) MySQL DBA
13 8 (3.39%) Senior Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.39%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 26 (11.02%) Web Services
2 20 (8.47%) XML
3 16 (6.78%) Middleware
4 12 (5.08%) J2EE
5 10 (4.24%) .NET
6 9 (3.81%) Rendezvous
7 8 (3.39%) HTML
7 8 (3.39%) XSLT
8 7 (2.97%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (2.97%) SOAP
9 6 (2.54%) REST
9 6 (2.54%) Servlets
10 5 (2.12%) Oracle Streams
10 5 (2.12%) XSD
11 4 (1.69%) Apache Camel
11 4 (1.69%) Castor
11 4 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (1.69%) OSGi
12 3 (1.27%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.34%) Clustering
2 28 (11.86%) Replication
3 14 (5.93%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.51%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.54%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.12%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.69%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.69%) Wiki
9 3 (1.27%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.85%) Derivative
10 2 (0.85%) Equities
10 2 (0.85%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.85%) Oracle Exalogic
10 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.85%) Statistics
10 2 (0.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 153 (64.83%) Linux
2 75 (31.78%) Unix
3 72 (30.51%) Windows
4 63 (26.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (21.61%) AIX
6 46 (19.49%) Solaris
7 15 (6.36%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.97%) Debian
9 7 (2.97%) SUSE
10 6 (2.54%) HPUX
10 6 (2.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.69%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.42%) CentOS
13 1 (0.42%) Fedora
13 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.44%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (18.64%) Database Tuning
3 38 (16.10%) ITIL
4 29 (12.29%) High Availability
5 27 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (10.17%) ETL
7 20 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (7.20%) Data Modelling
9 16 (6.78%) Capacity Management
9 16 (6.78%) Migration
10 14 (5.93%) Physical Data Model
11 13 (5.51%) Service Delivery
12 12 (5.08%) Database Optimisation
12 12 (5.08%) Logical Data Model
13 11 (4.66%) SOA
14 10 (4.24%) Benchmarking
14 10 (4.24%) DevOps
15 9 (3.81%) Change Management
15 9 (3.81%) Configuration Management
15 9 (3.81%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (39.83%) SQL
2 54 (22.88%) PL/SQL
2 54 (22.88%) Shell Script
3 44 (18.64%) Java
4 12 (5.08%) Perl
5 8 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.12%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.69%) C
7 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.27%) Python
9 2 (0.85%) JCL
9 2 (0.85%) Korn
10 1 (0.42%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.42%) C++
10 1 (0.42%) Haskell
10 1 (0.42%) PHP
10 1 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (19.49%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 34 (14.41%) Oracle Certification
4 33 (13.98%) OCP
5 14 (5.93%) RHCE
6 12 (5.08%) Degree
7 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.54%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.69%) CCNA
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.69%) MCSE
10 3 (1.27%) CCNP
10 3 (1.27%) IBM Certification
10 3 (1.27%) MCITP
10 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.27%) PMP
10 3 (1.27%) VCAP
11 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.47%) SLA
2 10 (4.24%) QA
3 2 (0.85%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 32 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.32%) KVM
3 15 (6.36%) Xen
4 13 (5.51%) Active Directory
5 12 (5.08%) NFS
6 10 (4.24%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.24%) SRDF
7 8 (3.39%) Oracle Clusterware
7 8 (3.39%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.85%) Firmware
10 1 (0.42%) Docker
10 1 (0.42%) iptables
10 1 (0.42%) Postfix
10 1 (0.42%) qmail
10 1 (0.42%) RHEV
10 1 (0.42%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.42%) Varnish
10 1 (0.42%) vSphere
10 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 94 (39.83%) Data Guard
2 57 (24.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 24 (10.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (6.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.69%) Nagios
5 4 (1.69%) OpenView
5 4 (1.69%) Puppet
5 4 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (1.27%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.85%) Control-M
7 2 (0.85%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.42%) Cacti
8 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 236 (100.00%) Oracle
2 69 (29.24%) Red Hat
3 46 (19.49%) VMware
4 34 (14.41%) HP
5 30 (12.71%) EMC
6 28 (11.86%) IBM
7 20 (8.47%) Informatica
8 19 (8.05%) Microsoft
9 16 (6.78%) NetApp
10 15 (6.36%) Cisco
11 14 (5.93%) Citrix
12 12 (5.08%) Sybase
12 12 (5.08%) TIBCO
13 11 (4.66%) Siebel
14 10 (4.24%) Intel
15 9 (3.81%) DataSynapse
15 9 (3.81%) Sun
16 8 (3.39%) Genesys
17 7 (2.97%) MuleSoft
18 6 (2.54%) Axway
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