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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 487 363 351
Rank change year-on-year
-124 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 108 219 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 2.07% 4.54% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 132 126
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.73% -8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
5210 4824 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.11% 9.77% 9.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3040 2684 2366
Average daily rate £351 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 530 586 607
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £28.50 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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 -104 52 £438 -7.89% 13
North West -15 12 £438 - 2
Yorkshire -20 12 £325 -21.68% 7
South West -4 10 £375 -11.76% 6
West Midlands +9 9 £413 +6.45% 2
South East -31 8 £305 -18.66% 5
North East -27 3 £475 +50.79%
East of England -3 2 £375 +27.11% 1
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 209 (100.00%) Oracle
2 157 (75.12%) Oracle Database
3 119 (56.94%) Linux
4 115 (55.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 87 (41.63%) SQL
6 86 (41.15%) Data Guard
7 85 (40.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 83 (39.71%) UNIX
9 68 (32.54%) Performance Tuning
10 60 (28.71%) PL/SQL
11 59 (28.23%) Shell Script
12 56 (26.79%) Oracle Database 10g
13 51 (24.40%) WebLogic
14 50 (23.92%) SQL Server
15 45 (21.53%) Windows
16 44 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
17 43 (20.57%) Red Hat
18 42 (20.10%) Middleware
18 42 (20.10%) Finance
19 39 (18.66%) Oracle EBS
20 37 (17.70%) Oracle Applications
21 35 (16.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 33 (15.79%) Relational Database
23 32 (15.31%) Oracle EBS R12
23 32 (15.31%) RDBMS
23 32 (15.31%) IBM
23 32 (15.31%) Java
24 31 (14.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 30 (14.35%) Clustering
26 29 (13.88%) VMware

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 51 (24.40%) WebLogic
2 19 (9.09%) Apache
3 14 (6.70%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.70%) JBoss
3 14 (6.70%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (4.78%) Oracle 10gAS
5 10 (4.78%) IIS
6 9 (4.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (4.31%) Oracle Coherence
7 8 (3.83%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (2.39%) Confluence
8 5 (2.39%) NetWeaver
9 4 (1.91%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.44%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.96%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (1.44%) HipChat
2 2 (0.96%) MS Project
2 2 (0.96%) MS Office
2 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 39 (18.66%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (17.70%) Oracle Applications
3 32 (15.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.35%) RMDS
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (1.44%) Endur
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Utilities
8 1 (0.48%) Documaker
8 1 (0.48%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.35%) PaaS
2 5 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 27 (12.92%) SAN
2 16 (7.66%) NAS
3 15 (7.18%) WAN
4 14 (6.70%) LAN
5 10 (4.78%) LDAP
5 10 (4.78%) HTTP
5 10 (4.78%) Firewall
6 9 (4.31%) FCoE
6 9 (4.31%) iSCSI
7 8 (3.83%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.83%) DNS
8 7 (3.35%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (3.35%) Multicast
9 6 (2.87%) Internet
10 5 (2.39%) VLAN
11 4 (1.91%) VPN
11 4 (1.91%) DHCP
12 3 (1.44%) SSH
13 2 (0.96%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (75.12%) Oracle Database
2 115 (55.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (26.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 50 (23.92%) SQL Server
5 44 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 33 (15.79%) Relational Database
7 32 (15.31%) RDBMS
8 18 (8.61%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (8.13%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (6.70%) Oracle Exadata
10 14 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (6.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (4.78%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (4.78%) Oracle Discoverer
13 10 (4.78%) DataStage
13 10 (4.78%) Hadoop
13 10 (4.78%) HBase
13 10 (4.78%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (4.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (4.31%) JIRA
3 5 (2.39%) Toad
3 5 (2.39%) Subversion
3 5 (2.39%) Zephyr
4 4 (1.91%) Maven
4 4 (1.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.91%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.91%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.44%) Ant
6 2 (0.96%) Gerrit
6 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.48%) Rational Performance Tester
7 1 (0.48%) Hudson
7 1 (0.48%) JUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.48%) ERwin
General
1 42 (20.10%) Finance
2 25 (11.96%) Banking
3 5 (2.39%) Legal
4 4 (1.91%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.91%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.48%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 127 (60.77%) DBA
2 107 (51.20%) Oracle DBA
3 42 (20.10%) Architect
4 32 (15.31%) Administrator
5 20 (9.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 14 (6.70%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (5.74%) Developer
8 10 (4.78%) Consultant
8 10 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.31%) SQL DBA
9 9 (4.31%) Oracle Consultant
10 8 (3.83%) Technical Architect
11 7 (3.35%) Applications Architect
12 6 (2.87%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (2.87%) SAP Architect
13 5 (2.39%) SQL Server DBA
13 5 (2.39%) Senior DBA
13 5 (2.39%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 5 (2.39%) SAP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.10%) Middleware
2 27 (12.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (7.66%) J2EE
4 14 (6.70%) HTML
5 13 (6.22%) XML
5 13 (6.22%) XSLT
6 11 (5.26%) Apache Camel
7 8 (3.83%) Rendezvous
8 7 (3.35%) Ultra Messaging
8 7 (3.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 5 (2.39%) SAP Basis
9 5 (2.39%) .NET
10 4 (1.91%) XSD
10 4 (1.91%) Web Services
10 4 (1.91%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.91%) OSGi
10 4 (1.91%) RESTful
11 3 (1.44%) JPA
11 3 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.35%) Clustering
2 28 (13.40%) Replication
3 20 (9.57%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.78%) Data Integration
6 9 (4.31%) Statistics
7 6 (2.87%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.39%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.91%) W3C
10 3 (1.44%) CMDB
11 2 (0.96%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.96%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.96%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.96%) PKI
11 2 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 119 (56.94%) Linux
2 83 (39.71%) UNIX
3 45 (21.53%) Windows
4 31 (14.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (13.40%) Solaris
6 14 (6.70%) HPUX
6 14 (6.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.26%) AIX
8 5 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.96%) SUSE
11 1 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.54%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (13.40%) Migration
3 24 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (11.00%) Database Tuning
5 22 (10.53%) ITIL
5 22 (10.53%) SOA
6 20 (9.57%) Configuration Management
6 20 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 18 (8.61%) Data Modelling
9 15 (7.18%) ETL
9 15 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.18%) Load Balancing
9 15 (7.18%) High Availability
9 15 (7.18%) Database Security
9 15 (7.18%) Patch Management
10 12 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (5.74%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 87 (41.63%) SQL
2 60 (28.71%) PL/SQL
3 59 (28.23%) Shell Script
4 32 (15.31%) Java
5 13 (6.22%) Perl
5 13 (6.22%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.74%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.78%) Korn
7 10 (4.78%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.35%) Python
8 7 (3.35%) C
9 4 (1.91%) XPath
9 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.91%) Ruby
9 4 (1.91%) C-shell
10 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
10 3 (1.44%) C#
11 2 (0.96%) ABAP
12 1 (0.48%) AWK
12 1 (0.48%) Jython
Qualifications
1 26 (12.44%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.66%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.70%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.22%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (4.78%) Degree
6 7 (3.35%) OCP
7 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.18%) Data Quality
2 11 (5.26%) QA
3 4 (1.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.74%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.78%) Xen
4 9 (4.31%) KVM
5 8 (3.83%) Oracle Clusterware
6 7 (3.35%) SRDF
6 7 (3.35%) NFS
7 5 (2.39%) vSphere
8 3 (1.44%) OCFS2
8 3 (1.44%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.44%) GlusterFS
8 3 (1.44%) GFS2
9 2 (0.96%) Samba
9 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.96%) HDFS
9 2 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.96%) vCloud
9 2 (0.96%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 86 (41.15%) Data Guard
2 85 (40.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (16.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (2.87%) Puppet
4 6 (2.87%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Flashback
6 4 (1.91%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.44%) SELinux
8 2 (0.96%) OpenView
8 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.96%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.96%) Ambari
8 2 (0.96%) Oozie
8 2 (0.96%) yum
9 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.48%) Control-M
9 1 (0.48%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 209 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (20.57%) Red Hat
3 32 (15.31%) IBM
4 29 (13.88%) VMware
5 21 (10.05%) NetApp
5 21 (10.05%) HP
6 14 (6.70%) Sybase
6 14 (6.70%) Cisco
7 13 (6.22%) Microsoft
8 10 (4.78%) SAP
8 10 (4.78%) SolarWinds
8 10 (4.78%) Talend
9 9 (4.31%) 3PAR
9 9 (4.31%) EMC
10 8 (3.83%) Intel
10 8 (3.83%) TIBCO
10 8 (3.83%) Remedy
10 8 (3.83%) DataSynapse
11 7 (3.35%) Veritas
11 7 (3.35%) Informatica
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