The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 378 368 317
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -51
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 59 69 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.29% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 3.11% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 29 79
Median daily rate £438 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £503 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £369 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Oracle RAC
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2716 2218 2388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.01% 9.48% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1884 1480 1520
Median daily rate £450 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 100 165
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.78 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.15 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 9 £425 -5.55% 1
Hammersmith - 1 £438 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 112 (100.00%) Oracle
2 83 (74.11%) Oracle Database
3 77 (68.75%) Linux
4 55 (49.11%) SQL
5 49 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 43 (38.39%) Data Guard
7 42 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 39 (34.82%) ITIL
9 38 (33.93%) Unix
10 36 (32.14%) Finance
11 35 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
11 35 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
12 33 (29.46%) High Availability
13 32 (28.57%) AIX
14 31 (27.68%) Solaris
14 31 (27.68%) Windows
14 31 (27.68%) Banking
15 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
15 30 (26.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 27 (24.11%) IBM
17 26 (23.21%) VMware
17 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (22.32%) Oracle Database 10g
19 24 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
19 24 (21.43%) WebLogic
20 22 (19.64%) SAN
20 22 (19.64%) NetApp
20 22 (19.64%) Oracle EBS R12
20 22 (19.64%) Clustering
21 21 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (8.04%) WebSphere
4 8 (7.14%) Apache
4 8 (7.14%) IIS
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (1.79%) Liferay
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.89%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.89%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (19.64%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (16.07%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.57%) IaaS
3 4 (3.57%) PaaS
4 3 (2.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.64%) SAN
2 17 (15.18%) DNS
3 13 (11.61%) Firewall
4 9 (8.04%) HTTP
4 9 (8.04%) NAS
5 8 (7.14%) FCoE
5 8 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 8 (7.14%) LAN
5 8 (7.14%) Multicast
5 8 (7.14%) WAN
6 7 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 6 (5.36%) SSL
8 5 (4.46%) DHCP
9 3 (2.68%) VLAN
10 2 (1.79%) Internet
11 1 (0.89%) BIG-IP
11 1 (0.89%) FTP
11 1 (0.89%) LDAP
11 1 (0.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (74.11%) Oracle Database
2 49 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 42 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 35 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 25 (22.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 18 (16.07%) Hadoop
8 17 (15.18%) RDBMS
8 17 (15.18%) Relational Database
9 11 (9.82%) Big Data
10 9 (8.04%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (6.25%) HBase
12 6 (5.36%) Oracle Exadata
12 6 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (3.57%) OLTP
13 4 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (2.68%) OLAP
14 3 (2.68%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (2.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
14 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.46%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
2 2 (1.79%) Subversion
2 2 (1.79%) Toad
2 2 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 36 (32.14%) Finance
2 31 (27.68%) Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) French Language
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (63.39%) DBA
2 67 (59.82%) Oracle DBA
3 29 (25.89%) Administrator
4 19 (16.96%) Architect
5 17 (15.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 15 (13.39%) Developer
7 13 (11.61%) Infrastructure Architect
7 13 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (9.82%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (8.93%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 8 (7.14%) Senior DBA
10 8 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 6 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (5.36%) SQL DBA
12 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) SQL Server DBA
13 4 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Administrator
13 4 (3.57%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.57%) SOA Administrator
14 3 (2.68%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 19 (16.96%) Middleware
3 10 (8.93%) XML
4 7 (6.25%) Rendezvous
5 6 (5.36%) HTML
5 6 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (5.36%) XSLT
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Streams
6 4 (3.57%) Web Services
7 2 (1.79%) .NET
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle ADF
7 2 (1.79%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.89%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.89%) J2EE
8 1 (0.89%) JSP
8 1 (0.89%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.64%) Clustering
2 18 (16.07%) Data Centre
3 12 (10.71%) Replication
4 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.68%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.68%) Statistics
7 2 (1.79%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.79%) HACMP
7 2 (1.79%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.89%) AS400
8 1 (0.89%) CMDB
8 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.89%) Fintech
8 1 (0.89%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.89%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 77 (68.75%) Linux
2 38 (33.93%) Unix
3 32 (28.57%) AIX
4 31 (27.68%) Solaris
4 31 (27.68%) Windows
5 18 (16.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 9 (8.04%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (8.04%) SUSE
8 3 (2.68%) HPUX
8 3 (2.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.82%) ITIL
2 35 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (29.46%) High Availability
4 21 (18.75%) SOA
5 15 (13.39%) Enterprise Architecture
5 15 (13.39%) Migration
6 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (11.61%) Low Latency
8 11 (9.82%) Project Management
9 10 (8.93%) Change Management
9 10 (8.93%) ETL
10 9 (8.04%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.04%) Database Security
11 8 (7.14%) Benchmarking
11 8 (7.14%) Capacity Management
11 8 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
13 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
14 5 (4.46%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (49.11%) SQL
2 21 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 14 (12.50%) Java
4 9 (8.04%) Perl
4 9 (8.04%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.14%) C
6 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.36%) Korn
6 6 (5.36%) Python
7 2 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (0.89%) Haskell
8 1 (0.89%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (9.82%) OCP
3 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.25%) IBM Certification
4 7 (6.25%) MCITP
5 4 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) CCNA
6 3 (2.68%) CCNP
6 3 (2.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.68%) Degree
6 3 (2.68%) MCSE
6 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.68%) PMP
6 3 (2.68%) RHCE
6 3 (2.68%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.89%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.39%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.93%) NFS
4 9 (8.04%) KVM
5 8 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.14%) SRDF
5 8 (7.14%) Xen
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (38.39%) Data Guard
2 19 (16.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (16.07%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (5.36%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.68%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.79%) OpenView
7 1 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.89%) Control-M
7 1 (0.89%) Nagios
7 1 (0.89%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.89%) Puppet
7 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 112 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (26.79%) Red Hat
3 27 (24.11%) IBM
4 26 (23.21%) VMware
5 22 (19.64%) NetApp
6 20 (17.86%) HP
7 18 (16.07%) EMC
8 14 (12.50%) Citrix
8 14 (12.50%) Dell
9 12 (10.71%) Cisco
9 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
10 11 (9.82%) Bloomberg
10 11 (9.82%) Reuters
11 10 (8.93%) Hortonworks
12 9 (8.04%) Sybase
13 8 (7.14%) Informatica
13 8 (7.14%) Intel
14 7 (6.25%) DataSynapse
14 7 (6.25%) TIBCO
15 6 (5.36%) Veritas