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 4 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 100 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 23 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.08% 0.95% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 6.55% 6.00% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 7
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£400 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £322 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -34.11%
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
351 300 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.48% 15.91% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 150 93
Average daily rate £350 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.44% -1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 59
Average hourly rate £31.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -1.51%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
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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 -5 4 £400 -10.11%
Southampton -13 4 £380 +22.58% 2
Andover - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (89.47%) WebLogic
3 42 (73.68%) SQL
4 39 (68.42%) Oracle RMAN
5 34 (59.65%) SOA
6 32 (56.14%) Oracle EBS
7 29 (50.88%) UNIX
7 29 (50.88%) Oracle Database
8 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
9 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
9 26 (45.61%) PL/SQL
10 22 (38.60%) Oracle EBS R12
10 22 (38.60%) Configuration Management
11 21 (36.84%) Shell Script
11 21 (36.84%) Oracle Applications
12 19 (33.33%) Linux
12 19 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (29.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (29.82%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (29.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 17 (29.82%) Middleware
14 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (28.07%) Oracle Fusion
15 15 (26.32%) Puppet
15 15 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
16 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
16 14 (24.56%) Vagrant
16 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
16 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (24.56%) BPEL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 51 (89.47%) WebLogic
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (56.14%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (38.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (36.84%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) VLAN
1 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) Oracle Database
2 17 (29.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Discoverer
4 11 (19.30%) SQLPlus
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
7 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (7.02%) MySQL
9 3 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.81%) Subversion
3 6 (10.53%) Toad
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.75%) Finance
1 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) DBA
2 23 (40.35%) Oracle DBA
3 14 (24.56%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 3 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Linux Support
9 1 (1.75%) Business Architect
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) Middleware
2 16 (28.07%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (17.54%) Web Services
4 4 (7.02%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.51%) SOAP
5 2 (3.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Statistics
2 7 (12.28%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) HACMP
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.88%) UNIX
2 19 (33.33%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
4 14 (24.56%) HPUX
5 10 (17.54%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) Windows
6 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) SOA
2 22 (38.60%) Configuration Management
3 19 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (28.07%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (24.56%) Load Balancing
5 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (24.56%) BPEL
5 14 (24.56%) Scrum
6 13 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.81%) Test Automation
7 11 (19.30%) Use Case
7 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
8 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.04%) User Stories
10 4 (7.02%) DevOps
11 2 (3.51%) BCP
11 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.51%) ITIL
11 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) SQL
2 26 (45.61%) PL/SQL
3 21 (36.84%) Shell Script
4 13 (22.81%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) Perl
5 6 (10.53%) Korn
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 26 (45.61%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) OCP
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (68.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 15 (26.32%) Puppet
3 14 (24.56%) Vagrant
4 13 (22.81%) Data Guard
5 5 (8.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) VMware