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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
England / London
Rank 368 378 353
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 32 39 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 1.90% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 38
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £600 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2172 2057 2005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.36% 9.59% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1388 1336
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 95 115
Median hourly rate £22.42 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.45% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £31.75 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 7 £775 +58.16% 1
Bromley - 1 £500 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 57 (73.08%) Oracle Database
3 46 (58.97%) Linux
4 42 (53.85%) SQL
5 41 (52.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 36 (46.15%) Data Guard
7 36 (46.15%) Unix
8 30 (38.46%) Finance
9 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
10 24 (30.77%) PL/SQL
11 23 (29.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 22 (28.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 22 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
13 21 (26.92%) Windows
14 20 (25.64%) Solaris
15 19 (24.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
16 18 (23.08%) IBM
16 18 (23.08%) High Availability
17 17 (21.79%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (21.79%) ITIL
17 17 (21.79%) SAN
17 17 (21.79%) NetApp
17 17 (21.79%) Middleware
18 15 (19.23%) VMware
18 15 (19.23%) AIX
18 15 (19.23%) WebLogic
18 15 (19.23%) Banking
19 14 (17.95%) Oracle Exadata
19 14 (17.95%) Hadoop

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 15 (19.23%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 8 (10.26%) Apache
4 8 (10.26%) DataSynapse
4 8 (10.26%) IIS
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.85%) Confluence
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.28%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) SAN
2 11 (14.10%) NAS
3 10 (12.82%) DNS
4 8 (10.26%) FCoE
4 8 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (10.26%) HTTP
4 8 (10.26%) iSCSI
4 8 (10.26%) LAN
4 8 (10.26%) WAN
5 7 (8.97%) Multicast
6 5 (6.41%) Internet
7 4 (5.13%) Firewall
7 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.85%) LDAP
8 3 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (73.08%) Oracle Database
2 41 (52.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 38 (48.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
5 17 (21.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 14 (17.95%) Hadoop
6 14 (17.95%) Oracle Exadata
7 11 (14.10%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (11.54%) HBase
9 6 (7.69%) Big Data
9 6 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (6.41%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (3.85%) VLDB
13 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (2.56%) Informix
13 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (2.56%) Toad
3 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (38.46%) Finance
2 15 (19.23%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) DBA
2 41 (52.56%) Oracle DBA
3 21 (26.92%) Administrator
4 16 (20.51%) Architect
5 11 (14.10%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (7.69%) Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Development DBA
10 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Architect
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 17 (21.79%) Middleware
3 9 (11.54%) XML
3 9 (11.54%) XSLT
4 8 (10.26%) HTML
4 8 (10.26%) Rendezvous
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.28%) .NET
6 1 (1.28%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.28%) Java EE
6 1 (1.28%) JSF
6 1 (1.28%) JSP
6 1 (1.28%) SAP XI
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) Struts
6 1 (1.28%) Web Services
6 1 (1.28%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.28%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Clustering
1 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Symmetrix
5 2 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.28%) CMDB
6 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.28%) Fintech
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (58.97%) Linux
2 36 (46.15%) Unix
3 21 (26.92%) Windows
4 20 (25.64%) Solaris
5 15 (19.23%) AIX
6 10 (12.82%) SUSE
7 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (3.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (23.08%) High Availability
3 17 (21.79%) ITIL
4 13 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.10%) Database Tuning
7 10 (12.82%) SOA
8 9 (11.54%) Benchmarking
8 9 (11.54%) Migration
9 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (8.97%) Database Security
10 7 (8.97%) DevOps
11 6 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.41%) Change Management
12 5 (6.41%) E-business
12 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.41%) ETL
12 5 (6.41%) Load Balancing
12 5 (6.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 24 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 10 (12.82%) Shell Script
4 9 (11.54%) Java
4 9 (11.54%) Perl
5 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.97%) Python
7 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.69%) Korn
8 2 (2.56%) C
8 2 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) OCP
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
3 2 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (14.10%) NFS
2 11 (14.10%) SRDF
3 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 7 (8.97%) KVM
3 7 (8.97%) Xen
4 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.85%) Veritas File System
5 3 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.28%) HDFS
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 36 (46.15%) Data Guard
2 22 (28.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (24.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 12 (15.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (5.13%) Ansible
6 3 (3.85%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (3.85%) Puppet
6 3 (3.85%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.28%) Ambari
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.28%) Oozie
7 1 (1.28%) OpenAM
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (23.08%) IBM
3 17 (21.79%) NetApp
4 15 (19.23%) VMware
5 12 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 12 (15.38%) Sybase
6 11 (14.10%) EMC
7 9 (11.54%) Intel
7 9 (11.54%) TIBCO
8 8 (10.26%) Cisco
9 6 (7.69%) Hortonworks
9 6 (7.69%) Veritas
9 6 (7.69%) WorldPay
10 5 (6.41%) Bloomberg
10 5 (6.41%) Citrix
10 5 (6.41%) Dell
10 5 (6.41%) HP
10 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
10 5 (6.41%) Reuters
11 4 (5.13%) Sun