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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 508 508 374
Rank change year-on-year
0 -134
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 124 102 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.20% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% 1.98% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 66 151
Average daily rate £425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £542 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £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
5647 5139 4931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.02% 10.16% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3523 2845 2565
Average daily rate £393 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 631 582
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

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 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 45 £525 +16.66% 8
South East +2 25 £375 -3.53% 4
West Midlands +7 15 £340 -32.00% 1
North West -4 12 £338 -12.33% 1
Yorkshire +8 9 £425 - 3
East Midlands +6 5 - - 1
South West +9 4 £308 -18.00% 1
East of England +4 4 £450 +20.00% 3
North East -28 4 £500 +1.01% 1
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Oracle
2 160 (78.43%) Oracle Database
3 116 (56.86%) Linux
4 103 (50.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 94 (46.08%) Data Guard
6 81 (39.71%) SQL
7 71 (34.80%) Performance Tuning
8 66 (32.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 65 (31.86%) Unix
10 61 (29.90%) Windows
11 55 (26.96%) Finance
12 51 (25.00%) Red Hat
13 50 (24.51%) Shell Script
14 49 (24.02%) Oracle Database 10g
14 49 (24.02%) PL/SQL
15 48 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
15 48 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 42 (20.59%) SQL Server
17 41 (20.10%) WebLogic
18 40 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
18 40 (19.61%) Oracle EBS R12
19 38 (18.63%) Solaris
20 37 (18.14%) Clustering
21 36 (17.65%) Replication
22 34 (16.67%) AIX
23 32 (15.69%) Banking
24 31 (15.20%) VMware
24 31 (15.20%) Oracle Applications
24 31 (15.20%) Database Tuning
25 29 (14.22%) Oracle GoldenGate

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 41 (20.10%) WebLogic
2 27 (13.24%) Oracle Application Server
3 26 (12.75%) Apache
4 17 (8.33%) IIS
5 16 (7.84%) WebSphere
6 12 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 12 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.41%) JBoss
8 7 (3.43%) Liferay
8 7 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (2.94%) Jetty
9 6 (2.94%) nginx
9 6 (2.94%) Oracle 10gAS
9 6 (2.94%) Oracle Spatial
10 5 (2.45%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.45%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (2.45%) PowerExchange
11 3 (1.47%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
1 40 (19.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (15.20%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (7.84%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.49%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.33%) SAN
2 14 (6.86%) Firewall
2 14 (6.86%) HTTP
3 12 (5.88%) DNS
4 9 (4.41%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (4.41%) FTP
4 9 (4.41%) LAN
4 9 (4.41%) NAS
4 9 (4.41%) WAN
5 8 (3.92%) iSCSI
5 8 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.43%) DHCP
6 7 (3.43%) SSL
6 7 (3.43%) VLAN
7 6 (2.94%) FCoE
7 6 (2.94%) IPsec
7 6 (2.94%) LDAP
7 6 (2.94%) Multicast
8 4 (1.96%) Network Security
9 3 (1.47%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (78.43%) Oracle Database
2 103 (50.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 49 (24.02%) Oracle Database 10g
4 48 (23.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 42 (20.59%) SQL Server
6 22 (10.78%) MySQL
6 22 (10.78%) Relational Database
7 21 (10.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 20 (9.80%) RDBMS
9 15 (7.35%) Oracle Discoverer
10 13 (6.37%) Oracle Reports
10 13 (6.37%) Sybase ASE
11 12 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (3.92%) Hadoop
15 6 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (2.94%) HBase
15 6 (2.94%) PowerCenter
16 5 (2.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.43%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.43%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.43%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.94%) Log4j
2 6 (2.94%) Travis CI
3 5 (2.45%) Maven
3 5 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.98%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.98%) Subversion
6 1 (0.49%) JIRA
6 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.49%) Toad
General
1 55 (26.96%) Finance
2 32 (15.69%) Banking
3 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.45%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.98%) French Language
6 2 (0.98%) Front Office
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 129 (63.24%) DBA
2 110 (53.92%) Oracle DBA
3 45 (22.06%) Administrator
4 22 (10.78%) Developer
5 19 (9.31%) Architect
6 18 (8.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 17 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
8 14 (6.86%) SC Cleared DBA
9 13 (6.37%) Sybase DBA
10 12 (5.88%) SQL DBA
11 10 (4.90%) Senior DBA
11 10 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.90%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.41%) PL/SQL Developer
12 9 (4.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
13 8 (3.92%) MySQL DBA
14 7 (3.43%) Consultant
14 7 (3.43%) Java Developer
15 6 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
15 6 (2.94%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 14 (6.86%) J2EE
2 14 (6.86%) Middleware
3 13 (6.37%) Web Services
4 10 (4.90%) .NET
5 9 (4.41%) XML
6 7 (3.43%) Oracle ADF
7 6 (2.94%) Apache Camel
7 6 (2.94%) OSGi
7 6 (2.94%) Servlets
8 5 (2.45%) Oracle Streams
8 5 (2.45%) Rendezvous
8 5 (2.45%) XSLT
9 4 (1.96%) HTML
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.47%) Castor
10 3 (1.47%) POSIX
11 2 (0.98%) JSP
11 2 (0.98%) WebCenter
11 2 (0.98%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.14%) Clustering
2 36 (17.65%) Replication
3 11 (5.39%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.94%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.96%) Grid Computing
7 3 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) Derivative
8 2 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.98%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.98%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) Tandem
8 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.98%) Wiki
9 1 (0.49%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 116 (56.86%) Linux
2 65 (31.86%) Unix
3 61 (29.90%) Windows
4 48 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (18.63%) Solaris
6 34 (16.67%) AIX
7 9 (4.41%) Windows Server
8 7 (3.43%) Debian
8 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.45%) HPUX
9 5 (2.45%) SUSE
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.49%) CatOS
13 1 (0.49%) CentOS
13 1 (0.49%) Fedora
13 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.80%) Performance Tuning
2 31 (15.20%) Database Tuning
3 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (9.80%) High Availability
4 20 (9.80%) ITIL
5 17 (8.33%) ETL
6 15 (7.35%) Migration
7 14 (6.86%) Change Management
8 13 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.39%) Benchmarking
9 11 (5.39%) Capacity Management
9 11 (5.39%) SOA
10 10 (4.90%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.90%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.41%) DevOps
11 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
11 9 (4.41%) Physical Data Model
12 8 (3.92%) CRM
12 8 (3.92%) Line Management
12 8 (3.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.71%) SQL
2 50 (24.51%) Shell Script
3 49 (24.02%) PL/SQL
4 28 (13.73%) Java
5 10 (4.90%) Perl
6 8 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 6 (2.94%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.96%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.47%) Python
10 2 (0.98%) JCL
10 2 (0.98%) Korn
11 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.49%) Haskell
11 1 (0.49%) Lisp
11 1 (0.49%) PHP
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.80%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (9.31%) OCP
3 19 (9.31%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.90%) Degree
5 4 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.49%) RHCE
6 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.98%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.39%) Xen
3 9 (4.41%) NFS
4 7 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.43%) KVM
4 7 (3.43%) Oracle Clusterware
5 6 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.94%) SRDF
5 6 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.49%) Firmware
7 1 (0.49%) Postfix
7 1 (0.49%) qmail
7 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.49%) Varnish
7 1 (0.49%) vCloud
7 1 (0.49%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 94 (46.08%) Data Guard
2 66 (32.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 28 (13.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (2.45%) OpenView
4 5 (2.45%) Puppet
5 4 (1.96%) Nagios
5 4 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.47%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (1.47%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.98%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.98%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.98%) SCOM
7 2 (0.98%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.49%) Cacti
8 1 (0.49%) Plesk
8 1 (0.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 204 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 31 (15.20%) VMware
4 20 (9.80%) Microsoft
5 19 (9.31%) Sybase
6 17 (8.33%) Informatica
7 14 (6.86%) IBM
7 14 (6.86%) SAP
8 11 (5.39%) EMC
8 11 (5.39%) HP
9 10 (4.90%) NetApp
10 9 (4.41%) Cisco
10 9 (4.41%) Siebel
11 8 (3.92%) Citrix
11 8 (3.92%) Genesys
11 8 (3.92%) Sun
11 8 (3.92%) TIBCO
12 7 (3.43%) MuleSoft
12 7 (3.43%) Veritas
13 6 (2.94%) Axway
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £30 - £37 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago