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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 506 510 457
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -53
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 97 111 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.67% 2.19% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 90
Median daily rate £425 £401 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £526 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £38.68 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -16.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
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
5813 5070 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.68% 10.07% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3620 2988 2952
Median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 586 676
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -22 38 £450 - 5
South East +25 20 £450 +28.57% 2
East of England +12 10 £220 - 3
North West -6 10 £330 -12.00%
Yorkshire +27 9 £350 -5.08%
West Midlands -14 4 - -
North East -29 3 - -
South West +8 2 £360 -24.21% 3
East Midlands +1 1 £450 +24.13%
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 254 (100.00%) Oracle
2 171 (67.32%) Oracle Database
3 138 (54.33%) Linux
4 92 (36.22%) SQL
5 88 (34.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 76 (29.92%) Data Guard
7 75 (29.53%) ITIL
8 73 (28.74%) Unix
8 73 (28.74%) High Availability
9 70 (27.56%) AIX
9 70 (27.56%) SQL Server
9 70 (27.56%) SAN
10 68 (26.77%) Oracle Database 12c
11 64 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
12 60 (23.62%) EMC
13 59 (23.23%) Red Hat
14 58 (22.83%) Windows
15 56 (22.05%) Oracle Database 10g
16 53 (20.87%) Solaris
16 53 (20.87%) Clustering
16 53 (20.87%) Finance
17 52 (20.47%) IBM
18 48 (18.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 45 (17.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 44 (17.32%) WebLogic
21 43 (16.93%) Java
21 43 (16.93%) KVM
22 42 (16.54%) Middleware
23 40 (15.75%) HP
23 40 (15.75%) PL/SQL

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 44 (17.32%) WebLogic
2 28 (11.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 25 (9.84%) Apache
3 25 (9.84%) WebSphere
4 18 (7.09%) Oracle Coherence
5 17 (6.69%) IIS
5 17 (6.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 17 (6.69%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.54%) Apache Spark
7 8 (3.15%) Apache Pig
7 8 (3.15%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle 10gAS
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.18%) iPlanet
9 3 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.79%) Liferay
10 2 (0.79%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.39%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.39%) Confluence
11 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Project
2 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (12.20%) Oracle EBS R12
2 30 (11.81%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (10.24%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.97%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.39%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.09%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (6.30%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (27.56%) SAN
2 26 (10.24%) LAN
2 26 (10.24%) WAN
3 25 (9.84%) NAS
4 19 (7.48%) HTTP
5 18 (7.09%) DNS
6 17 (6.69%) FCoE
6 17 (6.69%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (6.69%) iSCSI
7 16 (6.30%) Firewall
7 16 (6.30%) Multicast
8 13 (5.12%) TCP/IP
9 10 (3.94%) Internet
10 8 (3.15%) Kerberos
10 8 (3.15%) LDAP
10 8 (3.15%) SSL
11 4 (1.57%) VLAN
12 3 (1.18%) BIG-IP
12 3 (1.18%) FTP
13 2 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (67.32%) Oracle Database
2 88 (34.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 70 (27.56%) SQL Server
4 68 (26.77%) Oracle Database 12c
5 56 (22.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 31 (12.20%) Hadoop
7 30 (11.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 29 (11.42%) Oracle Exadata
9 26 (10.24%) HBase
10 20 (7.87%) RDBMS
10 20 (7.87%) Relational Database
11 19 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (6.69%) Big Data
13 11 (4.33%) NoSQL
13 11 (4.33%) Oracle ODI
14 10 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (3.54%) Apache Hive
15 9 (3.54%) MySQL
15 9 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (3.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (1.97%) Toad
3 3 (1.18%) Subversion
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.79%) ProC
4 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.39%) JIRA
5 1 (0.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.39%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 53 (20.87%) Finance
2 35 (13.78%) Banking
3 8 (3.15%) Retail
4 2 (0.79%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.39%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Military
5 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 124 (48.82%) DBA
2 118 (46.46%) Oracle DBA
3 59 (23.23%) Administrator
4 32 (12.60%) Architect
5 25 (9.84%) Developer
6 24 (9.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 21 (8.27%) Infrastructure Architect
8 19 (7.48%) Linux Administrator
9 15 (5.91%) Consultant
9 15 (5.91%) Oracle Developer
10 14 (5.51%) Linux Support
11 13 (5.12%) SQL DBA
12 11 (4.33%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (4.33%) Oracle Consultant
13 9 (3.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (3.54%) Support Engineer
14 8 (3.15%) Applications Support
15 7 (2.76%) Data Administrator
15 7 (2.76%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (18.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 42 (16.54%) Middleware
3 23 (9.06%) XML
3 23 (9.06%) XSLT
4 16 (6.30%) HTML
4 16 (6.30%) Rendezvous
5 10 (3.94%) JSP
6 9 (3.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (3.15%) Apache Tez
7 8 (3.15%) Kafka
8 7 (2.76%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.76%) Java EE
8 7 (2.76%) JSF
8 7 (2.76%) Spring
8 7 (2.76%) Struts
8 7 (2.76%) XSL
9 6 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (1.97%) RESTful
10 5 (1.97%) SOAP
11 4 (1.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.87%) Clustering
2 22 (8.66%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.27%) Replication
4 11 (4.33%) Grid Computing
5 9 (3.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.36%) Symmetrix
8 4 (1.57%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.18%) HP Storage
9 3 (1.18%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.79%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.79%) HACMP
10 2 (0.79%) Statistics
10 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.39%) AS400
11 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.39%) iPad
11 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 138 (54.33%) Linux
2 73 (28.74%) Unix
3 70 (27.56%) AIX
4 58 (22.83%) Windows
5 53 (20.87%) Solaris
6 45 (17.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (7.09%) SUSE
8 13 (5.12%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (3.94%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.97%) HPUX
11 4 (1.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (1.57%) VMS
12 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.53%) ITIL
2 73 (28.74%) High Availability
3 64 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
4 28 (11.02%) SOA
5 27 (10.63%) Benchmarking
5 27 (10.63%) Compliance Management
6 26 (10.24%) Service Delivery
7 22 (8.66%) Performance Monitoring
8 21 (8.27%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (7.48%) Database Tuning
10 17 (6.69%) Migration
11 16 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (5.51%) Change Management
13 12 (4.72%) Capacity Management
13 12 (4.72%) Open Source
14 11 (4.33%) Analytics
14 11 (4.33%) Configuration Management
14 11 (4.33%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (3.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (36.22%) SQL
2 43 (16.93%) Java
3 40 (15.75%) PL/SQL
4 23 (9.06%) Shell Script
5 20 (7.87%) Perl
6 16 (6.30%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.91%) C
8 12 (4.72%) Korn
8 12 (4.72%) Python
9 11 (4.33%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.33%) C++
10 2 (0.79%) Ruby
11 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (12.99%) Security Cleared
2 28 (11.02%) Oracle Certification
3 27 (10.63%) RHCE
4 17 (6.69%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.91%) DV Cleared
5 15 (5.91%) OCP
6 8 (3.15%) Degree
7 4 (1.57%) IBM Certification
7 4 (1.57%) MCITP
7 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.18%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 43 (16.93%) KVM
2 28 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.84%) NFS
3 25 (9.84%) SRDF
4 16 (6.30%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.30%) Xen
5 9 (3.54%) Apache Flume
5 9 (3.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (3.54%) HDFS
6 7 (2.76%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.36%) Veritas File System
7 6 (2.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 76 (29.92%) Data Guard
2 33 (12.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 30 (11.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 26 (10.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 24 (9.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 14 (5.51%) NetBackup
7 9 (3.54%) Ambari
7 9 (3.54%) Oozie
8 8 (3.15%) Hadoop YARN
9 6 (2.36%) Oracle Flashback
9 6 (2.36%) SCOM
9 6 (2.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 5 (1.97%) Ansible
10 5 (1.97%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.97%) Puppet
11 3 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
11 3 (1.18%) OpenView
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Statspack
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
11 3 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 254 (100.00%) Oracle
2 60 (23.62%) EMC
3 59 (23.23%) Red Hat
4 52 (20.47%) IBM
5 40 (15.75%) HP
6 37 (14.57%) VMware
7 36 (14.17%) NetApp
8 29 (11.42%) Cisco
9 19 (7.48%) Sun
9 19 (7.48%) Sybase
10 18 (7.09%) Intel
11 16 (6.30%) DataSynapse
11 16 (6.30%) TIBCO
11 16 (6.30%) Veritas
12 14 (5.51%) Hortonworks
13 11 (4.33%) Informatica
14 10 (3.94%) Teradata
15 9 (3.54%) Microsoft
16 7 (2.76%) BEA
17 6 (2.36%) Dell
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