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 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 431 513 384
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -129
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 197 106 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.21% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 3.22% 1.89% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 60 126
Median daily rate £427 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £305 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £404 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.17% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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
6115 5596 5040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.26% 10.84% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3880 3228 2752
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 570 630
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 £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

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 25 July 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 25 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
London -2 54 £500 +11.11% 5
North East -6 43 £295 -37.89%
South East +28 35 £425 +22.74% 1
West Midlands -16 21 £343 -19.41% 2
North West +11 16 £383 -12.45% 1
South West +1 11 £435 +16.00% 2
Yorkshire -11 10 £513 +57.69% 1
East of England +26 7 £450 - 2
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 305 (100.00%) Oracle
2 201 (65.90%) Linux
3 200 (65.57%) Oracle Database
4 124 (40.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 118 (38.69%) SQL
6 103 (33.77%) Data Guard
7 99 (32.46%) Performance Tuning
8 97 (31.80%) Red Hat
9 95 (31.15%) Windows
9 95 (31.15%) AIX
10 94 (30.82%) Unix
11 88 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 80 (26.23%) Clustering
13 75 (24.59%) SQL Server
13 75 (24.59%) HP
14 74 (24.26%) Security Cleared
15 73 (23.93%) SAN
15 73 (23.93%) ITIL
16 71 (23.28%) EMC
17 70 (22.95%) WebLogic
18 69 (22.62%) High Availability
19 67 (21.97%) Oracle Database 10g
20 62 (20.33%) VMware
20 62 (20.33%) Shell Script
21 61 (20.00%) Solaris
21 61 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
21 61 (20.00%) Finance
22 60 (19.67%) KVM
23 59 (19.34%) Oracle RMAN
24 58 (19.02%) IBM

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 70 (22.95%) WebLogic
2 35 (11.48%) Oracle Application Server
3 28 (9.18%) WebSphere
4 27 (8.85%) Apache
5 26 (8.52%) IIS
6 21 (6.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 21 (6.89%) Tomcat
7 18 (5.90%) Oracle Coherence
8 11 (3.61%) Liferay
9 9 (2.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (2.62%) JBoss
11 7 (2.30%) MS Exchange
12 5 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.31%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.98%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.98%) MQSeries
14 3 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
14 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.66%) FileNet
15 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 14 (4.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 61 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 58 (19.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 50 (16.39%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (10.16%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.90%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.31%) IaaS
3 4 (1.31%) PaaS
4 3 (0.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.33%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 73 (23.93%) SAN
2 23 (7.54%) HTTP
2 23 (7.54%) LAN
2 23 (7.54%) NAS
2 23 (7.54%) WAN
3 21 (6.89%) Fibre Channel
4 20 (6.56%) Firewall
4 20 (6.56%) iSCSI
5 19 (6.23%) FCoE
6 18 (5.90%) Multicast
7 15 (4.92%) DNS
8 11 (3.61%) VLAN
9 9 (2.95%) Internet
10 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
11 5 (1.64%) DHCP
12 4 (1.31%) LDAP
12 4 (1.31%) Network Security
13 3 (0.98%) BIG-IP
13 3 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
13 3 (0.98%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (65.57%) Oracle Database
2 124 (40.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 75 (24.59%) SQL Server
4 67 (21.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 51 (16.72%) Oracle Database 12c
6 49 (16.07%) RDBMS
6 49 (16.07%) Relational Database
7 33 (10.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (9.51%) Hadoop
8 29 (9.51%) Oracle Discoverer
9 18 (5.90%) HBase
9 18 (5.90%) MySQL
10 13 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
10 13 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (3.61%) Big Data
12 8 (2.62%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (2.30%) DB2
14 6 (1.97%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (1.64%) MariaDB
15 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (5.57%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.98%) Toad
4 2 (0.66%) Introscope
4 2 (0.66%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.33%) Subversion
5 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 61 (20.00%) Finance
2 40 (13.11%) Banking
3 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.66%) French Language
6 2 (0.66%) Front Office
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Legal
7 1 (0.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (49.51%) DBA
2 136 (44.59%) Oracle DBA
3 64 (20.98%) Administrator
4 42 (13.77%) Architect
5 37 (12.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 30 (9.84%) Developer
7 28 (9.18%) Oracle Developer
8 27 (8.85%) SC Cleared DBA
9 26 (8.52%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (7.87%) Infrastructure Architect
11 22 (7.21%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (6.23%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 19 (6.23%) Linux Support
13 18 (5.90%) Linux Engineer
14 16 (5.25%) Senior DBA
14 16 (5.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 16 (5.25%) Support Engineer
15 13 (4.26%) Consultant
16 12 (3.93%) SQL Developer
17 11 (3.61%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.84%) Middleware
2 28 (9.18%) XML
3 27 (8.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 27 (8.85%) Web Services
4 17 (5.57%) Rendezvous
5 16 (5.25%) HTML
5 16 (5.25%) XSLT
6 10 (3.28%) SOAP
7 9 (2.95%) Oracle ADF
8 7 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (1.97%) Oracle Streams
9 6 (1.97%) REST
10 5 (1.64%) XSD
11 4 (1.31%) .NET
11 4 (1.31%) Castor
11 4 (1.31%) RESTful
11 4 (1.31%) WebCenter
12 3 (0.98%) J2EE
12 3 (0.98%) JSP
12 3 (0.98%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 80 (26.23%) Clustering
2 29 (9.51%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.51%) Replication
3 13 (4.26%) N-Tier
4 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.64%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.31%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.31%) Internet of Things
7 4 (1.31%) Wiki
8 3 (0.98%) HP Storage
8 3 (0.98%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.66%) LPAR
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Exalogic
9 2 (0.66%) Statistics
9 2 (0.66%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 201 (65.90%) Linux
2 95 (31.15%) AIX
2 95 (31.15%) Windows
3 94 (30.82%) Unix
4 88 (28.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 61 (20.00%) Solaris
6 24 (7.87%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.95%) HPUX
7 9 (2.95%) SUSE
7 9 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.30%) Debian
8 7 (2.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.31%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.33%) CentOS
11 1 (0.33%) Fedora
11 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.46%) Performance Tuning
2 73 (23.93%) ITIL
3 69 (22.62%) High Availability
4 50 (16.39%) Database Tuning
5 39 (12.79%) Service Delivery
6 31 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (7.54%) Capacity Management
7 23 (7.54%) ETL
8 22 (7.21%) Enterprise Architecture
9 21 (6.89%) Migration
9 21 (6.89%) SOA
10 19 (6.23%) Benchmarking
11 17 (5.57%) Data Modelling
12 14 (4.59%) Low Latency
12 14 (4.59%) Physical Data Model
13 12 (3.93%) Database Optimisation
13 12 (3.93%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (3.61%) Change Management
14 11 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (3.28%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (38.69%) SQL
2 62 (20.33%) Shell Script
3 55 (18.03%) PL/SQL
4 45 (14.75%) Java
5 16 (5.25%) JavaScript
6 12 (3.93%) Perl
7 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.31%) C
8 4 (1.31%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.98%) Korn
9 3 (0.98%) Python
10 2 (0.66%) C++
10 2 (0.66%) JCL
11 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.33%) Haskell
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (24.26%) Security Cleared
2 53 (17.38%) SC Cleared
3 48 (15.74%) Oracle Certification
4 43 (14.10%) RHCE
5 42 (13.77%) OCP
6 21 (6.89%) DV Cleared
7 16 (5.25%) Degree
8 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.31%) CCNA
9 4 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.31%) MCSE
10 3 (0.98%) CCNP
10 3 (0.98%) IBM Certification
10 3 (0.98%) MCITP
10 3 (0.98%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.98%) PMP
10 3 (0.98%) VCAP
11 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.46%) SLA
2 6 (1.97%) QA
3 3 (0.98%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (19.67%) KVM
2 46 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (9.18%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (7.21%) Active Directory
4 22 (7.21%) NFS
5 19 (6.23%) Hyper-V
5 19 (6.23%) SRDF
6 18 (5.90%) Xen
7 11 (3.61%) Oracle Clusterware
8 8 (2.62%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.64%) Firmware
10 3 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.33%) iptables
12 1 (0.33%) Postfix
12 1 (0.33%) qmail
12 1 (0.33%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.33%) Varnish
12 1 (0.33%) vSphere
12 1 (0.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 103 (33.77%) Data Guard
2 59 (19.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 45 (14.75%) EMC NetWorker
4 20 (6.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (3.28%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.97%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (1.97%) Oracle Flashback
6 6 (1.97%) Puppet
6 6 (1.97%) SCOM
7 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
7 5 (1.64%) OpenView
7 5 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.31%) Nagios
9 3 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.98%) Control-M
10 2 (0.66%) CA Wily
10 2 (0.66%) nmon
10 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.66%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 305 (100.00%) Oracle
2 97 (31.80%) Red Hat
3 75 (24.59%) HP
4 71 (23.28%) EMC
5 62 (20.33%) VMware
6 58 (19.02%) IBM
7 29 (9.51%) NetApp
8 25 (8.20%) Cisco
9 22 (7.21%) Citrix
10 20 (6.56%) TIBCO
11 19 (6.23%) Intel
12 18 (5.90%) Sybase
13 17 (5.57%) DataSynapse
14 15 (4.92%) Informatica
15 14 (4.59%) Dell
16 13 (4.26%) Microsoft
17 11 (3.61%) Bloomberg
17 11 (3.61%) Reuters
18 10 (3.28%) Hortonworks
18 10 (3.28%) Sun
Rugby, Warwickshire
Ubique Systems UK Limited
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
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