The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 29 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 Hampshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 101 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 17 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.82% 1.14% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 5.74% 7.25% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 7
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£404 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.52% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £317 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £408 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
296 276 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.35% 15.80% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 145 89
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 43
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £12.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Hampshire region.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
Gosport - 5 £433 -
Havant -1 4 £450 +5.88%
Southampton - 4 £330 -
Farnborough - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (65.85%) WebLogic
2 27 (65.85%) SOA
3 26 (63.41%) SQL
4 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database
5 22 (53.66%) Middleware
6 19 (46.34%) Oracle RMAN
6 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL
6 19 (46.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (43.90%) Linux
8 17 (41.46%) SQLPlus
9 16 (39.02%) Oracle Applications
10 15 (36.59%) Oracle EBS
10 15 (36.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (31.71%) Data Guard
12 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
12 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 10g
13 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
14 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
15 10 (24.39%) Oracle BI EE
15 10 (24.39%) Oracle Fusion
16 9 (21.95%) Toad
16 9 (21.95%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
16 9 (21.95%) ITIL
17 8 (19.51%) Perl
17 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 27 (65.85%) WebLogic
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (14.63%) Apache
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (36.59%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.44%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database
2 17 (41.46%) SQLPlus
3 14 (34.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
4 13 (31.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (24.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (21.95%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (17.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (14.63%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (12.20%) MySQL
11 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
11 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
12 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Toad
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
1 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (58.54%) DBA
2 21 (51.22%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 5 (12.20%) SQL DBA
4 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) Middleware
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (14.63%) XML
4 4 (9.76%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) .NET
5 2 (4.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Replication
2 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) UNIX
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (14.63%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) SOA
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (19.51%) High Availability
3 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (14.63%) DevOps
6 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.20%) E-business
6 5 (12.20%) BCP
7 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.76%) BPEL
7 4 (9.76%) User Stories
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
8 3 (7.32%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 19 (46.34%) PL/SQL
3 12 (29.27%) Shell Script
4 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
5 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 8 (19.51%) Korn
6 5 (12.20%) C
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (31.71%) Data Guard
3 6 (14.63%) Puppet
3 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) FatWire
3 1 (2.44%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.44%) IBM