The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 32 52
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category - 2.86% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £411 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +17.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.65% 13.57% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
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Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Gloucestershire region.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Database Security
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) ITSM
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) OCP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Database Security
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) OCP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
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