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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 55 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 1.28% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 2.56% 7.58% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
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£375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £381 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Oracle RAC
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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
39 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.04% 16.84% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 37
Average daily rate £363 £328 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% -27.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.45%

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 17 April 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Database Security
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware