The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 46 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.46% 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category 12.73% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£408 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £364 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.16% -9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Oracle RAC
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 66 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.48% 14.32% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 13
Average daily rate £425 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £185 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.57%

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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
(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
Cheltenham - 6 £408 -
Oracle RAC
South West

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Replication
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) High Availability
7 1 (12.50%) Database Security
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DBA
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) VMware