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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 352 285 331
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +46
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 63 149 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.91% 6.83% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 86 48
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £339 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £384
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.65
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
2163 2183 2110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.12% 9.12% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1429 1371 1270
Average daily rate £390 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 152 163
Average hourly rate £17.75 £17.33 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.42% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London -17 23 £500 +5.26% 3
Feltham - 1 £330 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 93 (78.15%) Oracle Database
3 81 (68.07%) Linux
4 74 (62.18%) Data Guard
5 73 (61.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 49 (41.18%) SQL
7 45 (37.82%) UNIX
7 45 (37.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 40 (33.61%) Finance
9 37 (31.09%) Red Hat
10 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
11 35 (29.41%) Shell Script
12 34 (28.57%) Clustering
13 33 (27.73%) Replication
13 33 (27.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 30 (25.21%) PL/SQL
15 28 (23.53%) Sybase
15 28 (23.53%) Windows
16 27 (22.69%) Oracle Reports
17 26 (21.85%) WebLogic
17 26 (21.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 25 (21.01%) Oracle Database 12c
19 23 (19.33%) IBM
19 23 (19.33%) Performance Tuning
20 22 (18.49%) Oracle EBS
20 22 (18.49%) SAP
20 22 (18.49%) Solaris
20 22 (18.49%) Banking
21 21 (17.65%) SAN
22 20 (16.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (21.85%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.92%) WebSphere
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 8 (6.72%) IIS
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (5.88%) Apache
5 7 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.36%) NetWeaver
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.52%) Confluence
7 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) HipChat
2 1 (0.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (18.49%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (13.45%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (13.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (5.04%) RMDS
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.84%) Documaker
5 1 (0.84%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.65%) SAN
2 12 (10.08%) NAS
3 11 (9.24%) LAN
3 11 (9.24%) WAN
4 8 (6.72%) HTTP
5 6 (5.04%) FCoE
5 6 (5.04%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (5.04%) Multicast
5 6 (5.04%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.36%) Internet
6 4 (3.36%) DNS
7 3 (2.52%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.52%) VPN
7 3 (2.52%) DHCP
7 3 (2.52%) Firewall
7 3 (2.52%) VLAN
8 2 (1.68%) LDAP
9 1 (0.84%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.84%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (78.15%) Oracle Database
2 73 (61.34%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (30.25%) SQL Server
4 33 (27.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 27 (22.69%) Oracle Reports
6 25 (21.01%) Oracle Database 12c
7 19 (15.97%) Relational Database
8 18 (15.13%) RDBMS
9 17 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
10 16 (13.45%) Sybase ASE
11 13 (10.92%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (7.56%) Oracle Exadata
12 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (6.72%) HBase
13 8 (6.72%) Hadoop
14 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (5.04%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (3.36%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) JIRA
2 6 (5.04%) Toad
2 6 (5.04%) Subversion
3 3 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.52%) Selenium
3 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.52%) Mercurial
3 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.52%) Zephyr
General
1 40 (33.61%) Finance
2 22 (18.49%) Banking
3 5 (4.20%) Legal
4 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (60.50%) DBA
2 69 (57.98%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (20.17%) Architect
4 17 (14.29%) Administrator
5 15 (12.61%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 13 (10.92%) Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (10.92%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (10.92%) Sybase DBA
7 11 (9.24%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.72%) SQL DBA
9 7 (5.88%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.20%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (4.20%) SAP Technical Architect
10 5 (4.20%) SAP Architect
11 4 (3.36%) Senior DBA
11 4 (3.36%) Server Administrator
11 4 (3.36%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 4 (3.36%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) Middleware
2 12 (10.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (8.40%) HTML
3 10 (8.40%) XML
3 10 (8.40%) XSLT
4 7 (5.88%) Rendezvous
5 6 (5.04%) Ultra Messaging
6 5 (4.20%) SAP Basis
7 4 (3.36%) .NET
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (2.52%) XSD
8 3 (2.52%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.52%) XML Schema
9 2 (1.68%) CGI
9 2 (1.68%) JPA
10 1 (0.84%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.84%) Flash
10 1 (0.84%) JMS
10 1 (0.84%) J2EE
10 1 (0.84%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) Clustering
2 33 (27.73%) Replication
3 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (8.40%) Client/Server
5 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.20%) Hedge funds
6 5 (4.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.36%) CMDB
8 3 (2.52%) Statistics
8 3 (2.52%) W3C
9 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.84%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 81 (68.07%) Linux
2 45 (37.82%) UNIX
3 28 (23.53%) Windows
4 26 (21.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (18.49%) Solaris
6 11 (9.24%) AIX
7 4 (3.36%) SUSE
7 4 (3.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.33%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (15.13%) ITIL
3 14 (11.76%) SOA
4 13 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (10.08%) Change Management
6 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.24%) Incident Management
6 11 (9.24%) Service Management
7 9 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.56%) Benchmarking
7 9 (7.56%) Patch Management
8 8 (6.72%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (6.72%) Capacity Management
9 7 (5.88%) High Availability
9 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
10 6 (5.04%) Project Management
10 6 (5.04%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.20%) Migration
11 5 (4.20%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.18%) SQL
2 35 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 30 (25.21%) PL/SQL
4 15 (12.61%) Java
5 11 (9.24%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.56%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.72%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.04%) Perl
8 6 (5.04%) C
9 5 (4.20%) Korn
10 4 (3.36%) Python
11 3 (2.52%) XPath
11 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.68%) Bourne shell
12 2 (1.68%) C#
13 1 (0.84%) VBScript
13 1 (0.84%) ABAP
13 1 (0.84%) AWK
13 1 (0.84%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (4.20%) Degree
3 4 (3.36%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.84%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (10.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.56%) Xen
3 6 (5.04%) KVM
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (5.04%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.04%) NFS
3 6 (5.04%) SRDF
4 4 (3.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.52%) vSphere
5 3 (2.52%) GlusterFS
5 3 (2.52%) GFS2
5 3 (2.52%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.84%) HDFS
6 1 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 74 (62.18%) Data Guard
2 45 (37.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 20 (16.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (5.04%) Puppet
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (2.52%) SELinux
6 3 (2.52%) yum
7 2 (1.68%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.84%) Ambari
8 1 (0.84%) Oozie
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (31.09%) Red Hat
3 28 (23.53%) Sybase
4 23 (19.33%) IBM
5 22 (18.49%) SAP
6 19 (15.97%) VMware
7 18 (15.13%) NetApp
8 15 (12.61%) Microsoft
9 9 (7.56%) HP
10 8 (6.72%) Veritas
10 8 (6.72%) Remedy
11 7 (5.88%) TIBCO
11 7 (5.88%) Intel
11 7 (5.88%) Cisco
11 7 (5.88%) DataSynapse
12 6 (5.04%) 3PAR
12 6 (5.04%) EMC
13 5 (4.20%) Informatica
14 4 (3.36%) ATG
15 3 (2.52%) webMethods
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