The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 31 32
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.87% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category - 4.55% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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 Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 18.37% 19.05% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 26
Average daily rate £400 £250 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £300 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £10.20 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Oracle RAC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle