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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 464 338 314
Rank change year-on-year
-126 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 101 213 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.47% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 2.24% 5.11% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 116 104
Average daily rate
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£438 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £540 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.11%
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
4505 4172 3910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.74% 9.29% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2521 2092 1903
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 501 483 643
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -35 63 £450 - 16
South East -29 16 £395 -10.22% 4
South West -12 11 £425 +4.29% 2
East of England +13 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -23 3 - - 6
West Midlands -1 2 £425 +21.42%
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 2
North West - - - - 1
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 260 (100.00%) Oracle
2 175 (67.31%) Oracle Database
3 122 (46.92%) Linux
4 112 (43.08%) SQL
5 110 (42.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 106 (40.77%) Oracle RMAN
7 99 (38.08%) WebLogic
8 88 (33.85%) Data Guard
9 83 (31.92%) UNIX
10 82 (31.54%) Finance
11 71 (27.31%) SOA
12 70 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
13 62 (23.85%) PL/SQL
14 61 (23.46%) Security Cleared
15 59 (22.69%) Oracle Database 10g
15 59 (22.69%) Oracle EBS
15 59 (22.69%) Middleware
16 58 (22.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 48 (18.46%) Shell Script
18 46 (17.69%) Oracle EBS R12
19 45 (17.31%) Oracle Applications
20 44 (16.92%) SC Cleared
20 44 (16.92%) High Availability
21 43 (16.54%) Banking
22 41 (15.77%) Oracle Exadata
22 41 (15.77%) Oracle Fusion
23 39 (15.00%) Java
24 38 (14.62%) Configuration Management
24 38 (14.62%) Replication
24 38 (14.62%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 99 (38.08%) WebLogic
2 30 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (7.31%) WebSphere
3 19 (7.31%) Oracle Application Server
4 14 (5.38%) Oracle 10gAS
5 12 (4.62%) Apache
6 10 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.85%) Oracle 9iAS
7 9 (3.46%) Oracle Service Bus
8 8 (3.08%) NetWeaver
9 7 (2.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 7 (2.69%) SharePoint
10 6 (2.31%) IIS
10 6 (2.31%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (1.15%) AquaLogic
13 2 (0.77%) Jetty
13 2 (0.77%) Confluence
14 1 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 59 (22.69%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (17.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (17.31%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (4.62%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (3.46%) Documaker
6 7 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (2.31%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.38%) RMDS
9 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.77%) PaaS
2 2 (0.77%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.92%) SAN
2 13 (5.00%) WAN
3 12 (4.62%) Internet
4 10 (3.85%) LDAP
5 9 (3.46%) LAN
5 9 (3.46%) HTTP
6 8 (3.08%) SSL
6 8 (3.08%) NAS
7 7 (2.69%) HTTPS
8 5 (1.92%) FCoE
8 5 (1.92%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.54%) Multicast
9 4 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.54%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.54%) DNS
10 2 (0.77%) SMS
10 2 (0.77%) DHCP
10 2 (0.77%) Firewall
10 2 (0.77%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.38%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (67.31%) Oracle Database
2 110 (42.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 59 (22.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 41 (15.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 38 (14.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 35 (13.46%) SQL Server
7 29 (11.15%) Oracle Reports
8 27 (10.38%) Relational Database
9 23 (8.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 22 (8.46%) RDBMS
11 18 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (6.15%) Oracle Discoverer
13 13 (5.00%) SQLPlus
13 13 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
14 11 (4.23%) Oracle9i Database
15 10 (3.85%) Hadoop
16 9 (3.46%) MySQL
16 9 (3.46%) OLTP
16 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (8.08%) Subversion
2 16 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 15 (5.77%) JIRA
4 8 (3.08%) Toad
5 6 (2.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.31%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (1.92%) Ant
6 5 (1.92%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.15%) JUnit
8 3 (1.15%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.15%) Maven
8 3 (1.15%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.77%) ERwin
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.77%) Zephyr
9 2 (0.77%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
General
1 82 (31.54%) Finance
2 43 (16.54%) Banking
3 9 (3.46%) Billing
4 7 (2.69%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.54%) Legal
7 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 2 (0.77%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 145 (55.77%) DBA
2 133 (51.15%) Oracle DBA
3 40 (15.38%) Architect
4 29 (11.15%) Administrator
5 25 (9.62%) Developer
6 22 (8.46%) Infrastructure Architect
7 19 (7.31%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 12 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 10 (3.85%) Consultant
10 9 (3.46%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.46%) SQL DBA
11 8 (3.08%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 8 (3.08%) Team Leader
11 8 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (3.08%) Senior DBA
11 8 (3.08%) Oracle Architect
12 7 (2.69%) Oracle Team Leader
13 6 (2.31%) Linux Engineer
13 6 (2.31%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.69%) Middleware
2 41 (15.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (8.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 15 (5.77%) Web Services
5 12 (4.62%) HTML
5 12 (4.62%) WebCenter
6 11 (4.23%) XML
6 11 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (3.46%) XSLT
8 8 (3.08%) JMS
8 8 (3.08%) .NET
9 7 (2.69%) JDBC
10 6 (2.31%) Java EE
11 5 (1.92%) Hibernate
11 5 (1.92%) JPA
11 5 (1.92%) XSD
11 5 (1.92%) XML Schema
12 4 (1.54%) Rendezvous
12 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (14.62%) Replication
2 32 (12.31%) Clustering
3 25 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.15%) Statistics
5 7 (2.69%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.92%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.92%) W3C
6 5 (1.92%) HACMP
7 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.15%) Cryptography
8 3 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.77%) DataPower
9 2 (0.77%) AS400
9 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.77%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (0.77%) Spread Betting
9 2 (0.77%) Wiki
9 2 (0.77%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.77%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 122 (46.92%) Linux
2 83 (31.92%) UNIX
3 32 (12.31%) Windows
3 32 (12.31%) Solaris
4 29 (11.15%) Oracle Linux
5 22 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (7.69%) AIX
7 18 (6.92%) HPUX
8 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.54%) SUSE
9 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.77%) zOS
11 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.31%) SOA
2 70 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
3 44 (16.92%) High Availability
4 38 (14.62%) Configuration Management
5 37 (14.23%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (13.46%) Migration
7 33 (12.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 27 (10.38%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (8.08%) BPEL
10 19 (7.31%) Scrum
10 19 (7.31%) Test Automation
11 17 (6.54%) Load Balancing
11 17 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (5.38%) Incident Management
12 14 (5.38%) Analytics
12 14 (5.38%) DevOps
13 13 (5.00%) Database Security
14 12 (4.62%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.62%) Use Case
14 12 (4.62%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 112 (43.08%) SQL
2 62 (23.85%) PL/SQL
3 48 (18.46%) Shell Script
4 39 (15.00%) Java
5 24 (9.23%) Bash Shell
6 23 (8.85%) Perl
7 15 (5.77%) Python
7 15 (5.77%) Korn
8 11 (4.23%) Ruby
9 6 (2.31%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.31%) C
10 5 (1.92%) C#
10 5 (1.92%) ABAP
10 5 (1.92%) XPath
11 3 (1.15%) R
11 3 (1.15%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.77%) Jython
12 2 (0.77%) C++
12 2 (0.77%) Scala
12 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 61 (23.46%) Security Cleared
2 44 (16.92%) SC Cleared
3 20 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 20 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (4.62%) OCP
5 6 (2.31%) VCP4
6 5 (1.92%) Degree
7 2 (0.77%) PMP
7 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.38%) MCITP
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.38%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.54%) SLA
2 14 (5.38%) Data Quality
3 12 (4.62%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 106 (40.77%) Oracle RMAN
2 30 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.08%) vCloud
5 7 (2.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (2.69%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.69%) NFS
6 5 (1.92%) Xen
6 5 (1.92%) KVM
7 4 (1.54%) Apache Flume
7 4 (1.54%) SRDF
7 4 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (1.15%) PowerHA
8 3 (1.15%) HDFS
9 2 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.38%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 88 (33.85%) Data Guard
2 58 (22.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 26 (10.00%) Puppet
4 14 (5.38%) Vagrant
5 10 (3.85%) SELinux
6 8 (3.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (2.31%) Tivoli
8 5 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (1.54%) OpenView
9 4 (1.54%) Nagios
9 4 (1.54%) Oozie
9 4 (1.54%) Ambari
10 2 (0.77%) HP UCMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
11 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
11 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 260 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (12.69%) VMware
3 31 (11.92%) Red Hat
4 29 (11.15%) IBM
5 20 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 18 (6.92%) HP
7 14 (5.38%) Remedy
8 12 (4.62%) Sybase
9 9 (3.46%) SAP
9 9 (3.46%) NetApp
9 9 (3.46%) Veritas
10 8 (3.08%) Business Objects
10 8 (3.08%) Cisco
11 7 (2.69%) Informatica
11 7 (2.69%) EMC
12 6 (2.31%) Intel
12 6 (2.31%) Teradata
12 6 (2.31%) Netezza
13 4 (1.54%) DataSynapse
13 4 (1.54%) TIBCO
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