The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 96 86 114
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 22 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 1.22% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 6.81% 7.42% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 1
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£435 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -8.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.65 -
% change year-on-year
+46.08% -
Oracle RAC
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
323 283 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.42% 16.49% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 159 96
Average daily rate £338 £330 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 40
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.00 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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
Havant +4 7 £450 -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (65.00%) SOA
3 25 (62.50%) SQL
4 24 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database
5 23 (57.50%) Oracle RMAN
6 20 (50.00%) Middleware
7 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
8 16 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 15 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (37.50%) Data Guard
10 14 (35.00%) Linux
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (32.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 12 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (27.50%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (27.50%) SQLPlus
14 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
15 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
15 9 (22.50%) UNIX
16 8 (20.00%) Replication
16 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
17 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
17 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
17 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (12.50%) Apache
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.50%) VLAN
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (42.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (27.50%) SQLPlus
6 10 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (17.50%) MySQL
8 7 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Toad
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) DBA
2 18 (45.00%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 8 (20.00%) Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Middleware Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (12.50%) XML
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (7.50%) WebCenter
6 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
3 3 (7.50%) HACMP
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) UNIX
3 7 (17.50%) AIX
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (10.00%) Windows
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) SOA
2 7 (17.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (15.00%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (15.00%) Scrum
3 6 (15.00%) DevOps
3 6 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.00%) E-business
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) BPEL
5 4 (10.00%) Use Case
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (10.00%) High Availability
5 4 (10.00%) User Stories
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) Perl
5 6 (15.00%) Korn
6 4 (10.00%) C
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (7.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (15.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (15.00%) Puppet
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) IBM
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) FatWire