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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 482 362 346
Rank change year-on-year
-120 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 101 212 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 2.01% 4.43% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 142 108
Average daily rate
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£425 £429 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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
5018 4785 4101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.03% 9.70% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2867 2606 2005
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 592 613 590
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -3.12%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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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 -50 57 £450 - 17
South East -37 14 £390 -15.67% 12
North West -6 12 £401 +45.63% 1
East of England +15 7 £375 +7.14% 2
East Midlands -1 5 £361 -
West Midlands -19 2 £463 +8.82%
South West +6 1 £375 -21.05% 4
North East -11 1 £495 +88.57%
Yorkshire -35 1 £350 -6.66% 2
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 223 (100.00%) Oracle
2 157 (70.40%) Oracle Database
3 110 (49.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 106 (47.53%) Linux
5 95 (42.60%) Data Guard
6 89 (39.91%) Oracle RMAN
7 88 (39.46%) SQL
8 80 (35.87%) WebLogic
9 79 (35.43%) UNIX
10 67 (30.04%) Performance Tuning
11 60 (26.91%) Oracle EBS
12 59 (26.46%) Finance
12 59 (26.46%) PL/SQL
12 59 (26.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 54 (24.22%) Shell Script
14 50 (22.42%) Oracle Database 12c
15 49 (21.97%) Middleware
15 49 (21.97%) SOA
16 46 (20.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 45 (20.18%) Oracle EBS R12
18 43 (19.28%) Oracle Applications
19 42 (18.83%) Security Cleared
20 37 (16.59%) Oracle Fusion
21 34 (15.25%) SQL Server
22 33 (14.80%) Red Hat
23 32 (14.35%) VMware
23 32 (14.35%) High Availability
24 31 (13.90%) Data Centre
24 31 (13.90%) SC Cleared
24 31 (13.90%) Clustering

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 80 (35.87%) WebLogic
2 24 (10.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (8.52%) Oracle Application Server
4 16 (7.17%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.38%) Apache
6 11 (4.93%) Oracle 10gAS
7 10 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 10 (4.48%) Oracle 9iAS
8 9 (4.04%) Oracle Service Bus
8 9 (4.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (4.04%) JBoss
9 7 (3.14%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (3.14%) NetWeaver
9 7 (3.14%) IIS
10 5 (2.24%) SharePoint
10 5 (2.24%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.79%) Confluence
12 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (1.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) MS Project
1 2 (0.90%) MS Office
1 2 (0.90%) HipChat
2 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 60 (26.91%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (20.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (19.28%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (4.93%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (3.59%) Documaker
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (2.24%) RMDS
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.45%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.24%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (2.24%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Office 365
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.87%) SAN
2 16 (7.17%) WAN
3 14 (6.28%) LAN
4 12 (5.38%) LDAP
4 12 (5.38%) NAS
5 11 (4.93%) HTTP
6 9 (4.04%) DNS
6 9 (4.04%) Internet
7 7 (3.14%) iSCSI
7 7 (3.14%) FCoE
7 7 (3.14%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.14%) Firewall
8 6 (2.69%) SSL
8 6 (2.69%) HTTPS
9 5 (2.24%) Multicast
9 5 (2.24%) VLAN
9 5 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (1.79%) DHCP
11 3 (1.35%) VPN
12 2 (0.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (70.40%) Oracle Database
2 110 (49.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 59 (26.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 50 (22.42%) Oracle Database 12c
5 34 (15.25%) SQL Server
6 28 (12.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 27 (12.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 26 (11.66%) Relational Database
9 25 (11.21%) RDBMS
10 23 (10.31%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (5.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 12 (5.38%) Oracle Discoverer
13 12 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (4.93%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (4.04%) Oracle ODI
15 9 (4.04%) Hadoop
16 8 (3.59%) SQLPlus
16 8 (3.59%) HBase
17 7 (3.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) JIRA
2 10 (4.48%) Subversion
3 7 (3.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.24%) Toad
4 5 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.79%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.79%) Zephyr
6 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.35%) Maven
7 2 (0.90%) Ant
7 2 (0.90%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.45%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.45%) ERwin
General
1 59 (26.46%) Finance
2 30 (13.45%) Banking
3 8 (3.59%) Billing
4 6 (2.69%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.24%) Legal
6 4 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.35%) Retail
8 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 131 (58.74%) DBA
2 119 (53.36%) Oracle DBA
3 42 (18.83%) Architect
4 27 (12.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 24 (10.76%) Administrator
6 15 (6.73%) Infrastructure Architect
7 14 (6.28%) Developer
8 11 (4.93%) SQL DBA
9 8 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.59%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (3.59%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (3.59%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.59%) SAP Architect
10 7 (3.14%) Oracle Architect
10 7 (3.14%) Consultant
11 6 (2.69%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.69%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (2.69%) Oracle Team Leader
11 6 (2.69%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.69%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (21.97%) Middleware
2 37 (16.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (6.28%) HTML
3 14 (6.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 12 (5.38%) XML
5 11 (4.93%) WebCenter
5 11 (4.93%) XSLT
5 11 (4.93%) J2EE
6 8 (3.59%) Web Services
7 7 (3.14%) Apache Camel
7 7 (3.14%) JMS
8 6 (2.69%) Rendezvous
8 6 (2.69%) JDBC
8 6 (2.69%) .NET
8 6 (2.69%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (2.24%) Ultra Messaging
9 5 (2.24%) RESTful
10 4 (1.79%) SAP Basis
10 4 (1.79%) XSD
10 4 (1.79%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.90%) Data Centre
1 31 (13.90%) Clustering
2 28 (12.56%) Replication
3 20 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.48%) Statistics
5 6 (2.69%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.79%) W3C
8 3 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.90%) AS400
9 2 (0.90%) PKI
9 2 (0.90%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.90%) DataPower
9 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.90%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.45%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 106 (47.53%) Linux
2 79 (35.43%) UNIX
3 27 (12.11%) Solaris
4 25 (11.21%) Windows
5 22 (9.87%) AIX
5 22 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (7.62%) HPUX
7 7 (3.14%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.35%) SUSE
9 2 (0.90%) zOS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.45%) Android
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (30.04%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (21.97%) SOA
3 32 (14.35%) High Availability
4 30 (13.45%) Migration
5 28 (12.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (11.66%) Configuration Management
7 24 (10.76%) Patch Management
8 23 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
9 22 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (7.62%) ITIL
11 15 (6.73%) Load Balancing
12 14 (6.28%) Database Security
13 11 (4.93%) Incident Management
13 11 (4.93%) Data Modelling
13 11 (4.93%) Benchmarking
13 11 (4.93%) BPEL
14 10 (4.48%) ETL
14 10 (4.48%) Capacity Management
15 9 (4.04%) Database Mirroring
15 9 (4.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 88 (39.46%) SQL
2 59 (26.46%) PL/SQL
3 54 (24.22%) Shell Script
4 29 (13.00%) Java
5 18 (8.07%) Bash Shell
6 17 (7.62%) Perl
7 14 (6.28%) Korn
8 12 (5.38%) Python
9 11 (4.93%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.48%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.14%) Ruby
12 6 (2.69%) C
13 5 (2.24%) ABAP
14 4 (1.79%) C#
14 4 (1.79%) C-shell
14 4 (1.79%) XPath
15 3 (1.35%) R
16 2 (0.90%) Jython
16 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 2 (0.90%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 42 (18.83%) Security Cleared
2 31 (13.90%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.07%) DV Cleared
4 17 (7.62%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (3.14%) OCP
6 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PMP
7 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Degree
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.83%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.93%) QA
3 7 (3.14%) SLA
4 4 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (10.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.07%) Oracle Clusterware
3 10 (4.48%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.59%) Xen
5 7 (3.14%) KVM
6 6 (2.69%) GlusterFS
6 6 (2.69%) GFS2
6 6 (2.69%) OCFS2
7 5 (2.24%) vSphere
7 5 (2.24%) SRDF
7 5 (2.24%) NFS
8 4 (1.79%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.90%) Samba
9 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.90%) HDFS
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.90%) vCloud
10 1 (0.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 95 (42.60%) Data Guard
2 89 (39.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 46 (20.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 13 (5.83%) Oracle Flashback
5 12 (5.38%) Puppet
6 10 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (3.59%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.24%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.24%) SELinux
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.90%) Nagios
11 2 (0.90%) OpenView
11 2 (0.90%) Oozie
11 2 (0.90%) Ambari
12 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Statspack
12 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 223 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (14.80%) Red Hat
3 32 (14.35%) VMware
4 28 (12.56%) IBM
5 22 (9.87%) HP
6 18 (8.07%) NetApp
7 15 (6.73%) Microsoft
8 13 (5.83%) Remedy
9 12 (5.38%) Sybase
9 12 (5.38%) Cisco
10 10 (4.48%) SAP
10 10 (4.48%) WorldPay
11 8 (3.59%) Informatica
12 7 (3.14%) 3PAR
12 7 (3.14%) EMC
13 6 (2.69%) TIBCO
13 6 (2.69%) Intel
13 6 (2.69%) DataSynapse
14 4 (1.79%) Sun
15 3 (1.35%) Veritas
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