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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 479 362 355
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 101 224 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 4.73% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 147 99
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£450 £420 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £273 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £527 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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
4998 4739 4162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.87% 9.55% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 2482 2055
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £174 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 601 589 607
Average hourly rate £16.85 £16.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

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 1 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 1 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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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 -56 55 £450 - 15
South East -27 18 £389 -13.61% 6
North West -24 10 £401 +45.63% 2
East of England +7 6 £375 -14.28% 2
East Midlands - 5 £361 -
West Midlands -24 2 £463 -5.61%
Yorkshire -27 2 - - 1
South West -6 1 £375 -16.66% 3
North East -17 1 £495 +88.57%
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 231 (100.00%) Oracle
2 156 (67.53%) Oracle Database
3 107 (46.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 101 (43.72%) Linux
5 96 (41.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 95 (41.13%) SQL
7 93 (40.26%) Data Guard
8 86 (37.23%) WebLogic
9 76 (32.90%) UNIX
10 73 (31.60%) Performance Tuning
11 67 (29.00%) Oracle EBS
11 67 (29.00%) Finance
12 58 (25.11%) PL/SQL
13 57 (24.68%) Middleware
14 56 (24.24%) SOA
15 52 (22.51%) Shell Script
16 51 (22.08%) Oracle Database 10g
17 50 (21.65%) Oracle EBS R12
17 50 (21.65%) Security Cleared
18 49 (21.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 46 (19.91%) Oracle Applications
20 45 (19.48%) Oracle Database 12c
21 42 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
22 38 (16.45%) SQL Server
23 37 (16.02%) SC Cleared
24 36 (15.58%) Banking
25 35 (15.15%) VMware
25 35 (15.15%) High Availability
26 32 (13.85%) Red Hat
27 31 (13.42%) Java

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 86 (37.23%) WebLogic
2 26 (11.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (8.66%) Oracle Application Server
4 18 (7.79%) WebSphere
5 15 (6.49%) Oracle 10gAS
6 14 (6.06%) Apache
7 12 (5.19%) Tomcat
8 11 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 10 (4.33%) Oracle 9iAS
9 10 (4.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 10 (4.33%) Oracle Coherence
10 9 (3.90%) IIS
11 7 (3.03%) JBoss
12 6 (2.60%) SharePoint
13 5 (2.16%) WebLogic Portal
13 5 (2.16%) NetWeaver
14 4 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (1.30%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.87%) iPlanet
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) MS Project
1 2 (0.87%) MS Office
1 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 67 (29.00%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (21.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 46 (19.91%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (5.19%) Oracle 11i
5 9 (3.90%) Documaker
6 7 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (2.16%) RMDS
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Utilities
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.43%) Endur
9 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.16%) PaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.87%) Office 365
4 2 (0.87%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) SAN
2 19 (8.23%) WAN
3 17 (7.36%) LAN
4 14 (6.06%) NAS
5 13 (5.63%) LDAP
5 13 (5.63%) HTTP
6 11 (4.76%) Internet
7 9 (3.90%) FCoE
7 9 (3.90%) iSCSI
7 9 (3.90%) DNS
7 9 (3.90%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (3.03%) Multicast
8 7 (3.03%) Firewall
8 7 (3.03%) SSL
8 7 (3.03%) HTTPS
9 5 (2.16%) VLAN
10 4 (1.73%) DHCP
11 3 (1.30%) VPN
12 2 (0.87%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (67.53%) Oracle Database
2 107 (46.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 51 (22.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 45 (19.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 38 (16.45%) SQL Server
6 30 (12.99%) Oracle Exadata
7 27 (11.69%) Oracle BI EE
8 25 (10.82%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (9.52%) Relational Database
10 20 (8.66%) RDBMS
11 19 (8.23%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (6.93%) Oracle Discoverer
12 16 (6.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 14 (6.06%) Hadoop
14 12 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (5.19%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (5.19%) HBase
15 9 (3.90%) SQLPlus
16 8 (3.46%) OLTP
16 8 (3.46%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.49%) JIRA
2 13 (5.63%) Subversion
3 8 (3.46%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.60%) Toad
4 6 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.16%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.30%) Maven
8 2 (0.87%) Ant
8 2 (0.87%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.87%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.87%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.43%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.43%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.43%) ERwin
General
1 67 (29.00%) Finance
2 36 (15.58%) Banking
3 9 (3.90%) Billing
4 6 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.16%) Legal
6 4 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.30%) Retail
8 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Games
9 1 (0.43%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 132 (57.14%) DBA
2 119 (51.52%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (19.05%) Architect
4 32 (13.85%) Administrator
5 26 (11.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 20 (8.66%) Infrastructure Architect
7 17 (7.36%) Developer
8 10 (4.33%) SQL DBA
8 10 (4.33%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (4.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (3.46%) Team Leader
10 8 (3.46%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 8 (3.46%) Senior DBA
10 8 (3.46%) Consultant
11 7 (3.03%) Oracle Architect
11 7 (3.03%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (3.03%) Oracle Team Leader
12 6 (2.60%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (2.60%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.68%) Middleware
2 42 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (7.36%) HTML
4 15 (6.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 15 (6.49%) XML
5 14 (6.06%) XSLT
6 12 (5.19%) WebCenter
7 9 (3.90%) Web Services
7 9 (3.90%) J2EE
8 8 (3.46%) Rendezvous
8 8 (3.46%) .NET
8 8 (3.46%) JMS
9 7 (3.03%) JDBC
10 6 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (2.16%) Apache Camel
11 5 (2.16%) Ultra Messaging
11 5 (2.16%) JPA
11 5 (2.16%) XSD
11 5 (2.16%) XML Schema
12 4 (1.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.99%) Clustering
2 28 (12.12%) Replication
3 22 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.19%) Statistics
5 6 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 5 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.16%) W3C
7 4 (1.73%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.87%) PKI
9 2 (0.87%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.87%) AS400
9 2 (0.87%) DataPower
9 2 (0.87%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Online Games
10 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (43.72%) Linux
2 76 (32.90%) UNIX
3 31 (13.42%) Solaris
4 27 (11.69%) Windows
5 23 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (9.52%) AIX
7 21 (9.09%) HPUX
8 8 (3.46%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.30%) SUSE
10 2 (0.87%) zOS
10 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.43%) Android
11 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (31.60%) Performance Tuning
2 56 (24.24%) SOA
3 35 (15.15%) High Availability
4 31 (13.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (12.99%) Migration
6 29 (12.55%) Configuration Management
7 28 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (8.23%) Load Balancing
10 15 (6.49%) Database Security
11 14 (6.06%) Incident Management
11 14 (6.06%) Benchmarking
12 13 (5.63%) ITIL
12 13 (5.63%) BPEL
13 12 (5.19%) ETL
14 11 (4.76%) Analytics
14 11 (4.76%) Test Automation
15 10 (4.33%) Data Modelling
15 10 (4.33%) Scrum
15 10 (4.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 95 (41.13%) SQL
2 58 (25.11%) PL/SQL
3 52 (22.51%) Shell Script
4 31 (13.42%) Java
5 20 (8.66%) Bash Shell
6 18 (7.79%) Perl
7 15 (6.49%) Korn
8 13 (5.63%) Python
9 12 (5.19%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.90%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.03%) Ruby
12 6 (2.60%) C
13 5 (2.16%) XPath
13 5 (2.16%) C#
13 5 (2.16%) ABAP
14 4 (1.73%) C-shell
15 3 (1.30%) R
16 2 (0.87%) Jython
16 2 (0.87%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 2 (0.87%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 50 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 37 (16.02%) SC Cleared
3 20 (8.66%) DV Cleared
4 15 (6.49%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (3.03%) OCP
6 4 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.87%) PMP
7 2 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.49%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.76%) QA
3 6 (2.60%) SLA
4 4 (1.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
System Software
1 28 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
3 12 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.76%) Xen
5 9 (3.90%) KVM
5 9 (3.90%) NFS
6 7 (3.03%) SRDF
7 6 (2.60%) GlusterFS
7 6 (2.60%) GFS2
7 6 (2.60%) OCFS2
8 5 (2.16%) vSphere
9 4 (1.73%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (1.73%) Apache Flume
10 3 (1.30%) HDFS
10 3 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (1.30%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.87%) Samba
11 2 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.87%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 96 (41.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 93 (40.26%) Data Guard
3 49 (21.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (6.93%) Oracle Flashback
5 13 (5.63%) Puppet
6 8 (3.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 6 (2.60%) Tivoli
7 6 (2.60%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.16%) SELinux
9 4 (1.73%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (1.73%) Oozie
9 4 (1.73%) Ambari
10 3 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (1.30%) Nagios
11 2 (0.87%) OpenView
12 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Statspack
12 1 (0.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 1 (0.43%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 231 (100.00%) Oracle
2 35 (15.15%) VMware
3 32 (13.85%) Red Hat
4 28 (12.12%) IBM
5 24 (10.39%) HP
6 16 (6.93%) Sybase
7 15 (6.49%) Cisco
7 15 (6.49%) NetApp
8 14 (6.06%) Remedy
9 13 (5.63%) Microsoft
10 11 (4.76%) WorldPay
11 9 (3.90%) EMC
11 9 (3.90%) Intel
12 8 (3.46%) TIBCO
12 8 (3.46%) DataSynapse
13 7 (3.03%) 3PAR
13 7 (3.03%) Informatica
14 5 (2.16%) Teradata
14 5 (2.16%) Netezza
14 5 (2.16%) SAP
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