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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 332 307 279
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 71 111 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.47% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 3.64% 5.14% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 64
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£450 £425 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £625 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £46.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -29.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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
1950 2159 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 9.07% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1358 996
Average daily rate £375 £380 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 118 214
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 25 £475 -5.00% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 127 (65.46%) Oracle Database
3 107 (55.15%) Linux
4 95 (48.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 89 (45.88%) Finance
6 85 (43.81%) SQL
7 69 (35.57%) Data Guard
8 64 (32.99%) UNIX
9 61 (31.44%) Oracle RMAN
10 56 (28.87%) SOA
11 55 (28.35%) Oracle Exadata
12 54 (27.84%) WebLogic
13 52 (26.80%) Bash Shell
14 48 (24.74%) IBM
14 48 (24.74%) Clustering
15 47 (24.23%) Performance Tuning
16 46 (23.71%) Python
17 44 (22.68%) Oracle Database 10g
17 44 (22.68%) Middleware
17 44 (22.68%) VMware
18 43 (22.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 41 (21.13%) Banking
20 40 (20.62%) SQL Server
20 40 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (19.59%) PL/SQL
21 38 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
22 37 (19.07%) Replication
23 35 (18.04%) High Availability
24 32 (16.49%) JIRA
25 31 (15.98%) WebSphere

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 54 (27.84%) WebLogic
2 31 (15.98%) WebSphere
3 18 (9.28%) Oracle Service Bus
3 18 (9.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (8.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (7.73%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (4.12%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (3.09%) NetWeaver
8 4 (2.06%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.06%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.55%) IIS
9 3 (1.55%) Apache
9 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) SAS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle 9iAS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.03%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (13.92%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (9.79%) Documaker
3 18 (9.28%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (4.64%) Oracle FAH
5 8 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (3.61%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.03%) RMDS
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.43%) Amazon EC2
1 28 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) PaaS
2 2 (1.03%) IaaS
2 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.31%) SAN
2 18 (9.28%) HTTP
3 17 (8.76%) HTTPS
4 16 (8.25%) SSL
5 14 (7.22%) WAN
6 8 (4.12%) LAN
7 7 (3.61%) NAS
8 6 (3.09%) Internet
9 4 (2.06%) LDAP
10 3 (1.55%) FCoE
10 3 (1.55%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.55%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.55%) Multicast
11 2 (1.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (65.46%) Oracle Database
2 95 (48.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 55 (28.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 44 (22.68%) Oracle Database 10g
5 40 (20.62%) SQL Server
6 30 (15.46%) Relational Database
7 25 (12.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 24 (12.37%) RDBMS
8 24 (12.37%) Oracle Database 12c
9 23 (11.86%) Oracle ODI
9 23 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (7.73%) Hadoop
10 15 (7.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 13 (6.70%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (6.19%) NoSQL
12 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (6.19%) Big Data
12 12 (6.19%) HBase
13 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (16.49%) JIRA
2 5 (2.58%) Subversion
3 3 (1.55%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.52%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.52%) ERwin
4 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 89 (45.88%) Finance
2 41 (21.13%) Banking
3 20 (10.31%) Financial Institution
4 19 (9.79%) Billing
5 12 (6.19%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.55%) Games
9 2 (1.03%) Advertising
9 2 (1.03%) Legal
9 2 (1.03%) Retail
10 1 (0.52%) International Banking
10 1 (0.52%) Front Office
10 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (47.94%) DBA
2 85 (43.81%) Oracle DBA
3 41 (21.13%) Architect
4 23 (11.86%) Administrator
5 22 (11.34%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (7.73%) Data Architect
7 13 (6.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.67%) Consultant
9 11 (5.67%) Oracle Consultant
9 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.15%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Developer
11 9 (4.64%) SQL DBA
12 8 (4.12%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 8 (4.12%) Senior DBA
12 8 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Big Data Architect
13 6 (3.09%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.68%) Middleware
2 28 (14.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (12.37%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (9.28%) WebCenter
4 18 (9.28%) JDBC
5 17 (8.76%) JMS
6 10 (5.15%) XML
7 9 (4.64%) HTML
8 6 (3.09%) XSLT
9 5 (2.58%) .NET
10 3 (1.55%) XSD
10 3 (1.55%) XML Schema
10 3 (1.55%) Rendezvous
10 3 (1.55%) JPA
11 2 (1.03%) OLE
11 2 (1.03%) Django
11 2 (1.03%) Web Services
12 1 (0.52%) ODBC
12 1 (0.52%) Flash
12 1 (0.52%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 48 (24.74%) Clustering
2 40 (20.62%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (19.07%) Replication
4 20 (10.31%) Hedge funds
5 9 (4.64%) Visualisation
5 9 (4.64%) Statistics
6 6 (3.09%) HACMP
7 4 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.55%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.55%) W3C
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.03%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.03%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.03%) Contract for Difference
9 2 (1.03%) Spread Betting
9 2 (1.03%) Wiki
9 2 (1.03%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.03%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 107 (55.15%) Linux
2 64 (32.99%) UNIX
3 30 (15.46%) Windows
4 21 (10.82%) Solaris
5 19 (9.79%) Oracle Linux
6 17 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (5.15%) AIX
8 6 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.03%) SUSE
10 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.52%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.87%) SOA
2 47 (24.23%) Performance Tuning
3 35 (18.04%) High Availability
4 28 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (9.79%) Revenue Management
5 19 (9.79%) Analytics
6 16 (8.25%) Content Management
6 16 (8.25%) DevOps
7 15 (7.73%) Migration
7 15 (7.73%) Configuration Management
8 14 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (5.67%) ETL
11 10 (5.15%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.64%) Benchmarking
12 9 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (4.64%) Capacity Management
12 9 (4.64%) MapReduce
13 8 (4.12%) Logical Data Model
13 8 (4.12%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 85 (43.81%) SQL
2 52 (26.80%) Bash Shell
3 46 (23.71%) Python
4 38 (19.59%) PL/SQL
5 29 (14.95%) Shell Script
6 28 (14.43%) Ruby
7 17 (8.76%) Perl
8 15 (7.73%) Jython
8 15 (7.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 14 (7.22%) Java
10 7 (3.61%) Korn
11 6 (3.09%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.58%) C
12 5 (2.58%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.55%) XPath
13 3 (1.55%) C#
13 3 (1.55%) VBScript
13 3 (1.55%) VB
13 3 (1.55%) R
14 2 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (6.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.58%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.06%) OCP
5 3 (1.55%) IBM Certification
5 3 (1.55%) MCITP
6 1 (0.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.52%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.64%) SLA
3 5 (2.58%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (31.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 38 (19.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.31%) VMware ESX
4 14 (7.22%) vCloud
5 9 (4.64%) Apache Flume
5 9 (4.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (3.09%) PowerHA
6 6 (3.09%) HDFS
7 3 (1.55%) KVM
7 3 (1.55%) NFS
7 3 (1.55%) Xen
7 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 69 (35.57%) Data Guard
2 43 (22.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 28 (14.43%) Puppet
4 26 (13.40%) SELinux
5 15 (7.73%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (4.64%) Ambari
6 9 (4.64%) Oozie
7 6 (3.09%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (2.06%) Nagios
9 3 (1.55%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle EDQ
10 1 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 194 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (24.74%) IBM
3 44 (22.68%) VMware
4 31 (15.98%) Remedy
5 28 (14.43%) Red Hat
6 20 (10.31%) Microsoft
7 14 (7.22%) Sybase
8 13 (6.70%) Siebel
9 12 (6.19%) Teradata
10 11 (5.67%) Netezza
11 10 (5.15%) NetApp
11 10 (5.15%) EMC
12 9 (4.64%) Hortonworks
13 8 (4.12%) MapR
13 8 (4.12%) Intel
13 8 (4.12%) BMC
13 8 (4.12%) Cisco
13 8 (4.12%) Sun
14 7 (3.61%) SAP
15 6 (3.09%) Business Objects
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