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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 347 283 340
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +57
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 55 124 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.54% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 2.74% 6.49% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 88 37
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£445 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £293 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.60 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- +31.25%
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
2005 1912 1667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.14% 8.39% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1210 984
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 148 148
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -3.12%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +5 25 £450 +11.11% 5
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (69.67%) Oracle Database
3 67 (54.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 67 (54.92%) Data Guard
4 61 (50.00%) Linux
5 50 (40.98%) Finance
6 47 (38.52%) SQL
7 42 (34.43%) Oracle RMAN
8 41 (33.61%) WebLogic
8 41 (33.61%) UNIX
9 37 (30.33%) Performance Tuning
10 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 30 (24.59%) PL/SQL
12 28 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
12 28 (22.95%) Middleware
12 28 (22.95%) Banking
13 26 (21.31%) SOA
13 26 (21.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 25 (20.49%) Shell Script
15 24 (19.67%) IBM
15 24 (19.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (19.67%) High Availability
16 23 (18.85%) Red Hat
16 23 (18.85%) Replication
16 23 (18.85%) Clustering
16 23 (18.85%) Oracle BI EE
17 22 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
18 20 (16.39%) Oracle EBS R12
19 19 (15.57%) VMware
19 19 (15.57%) SQL Server

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 41 (33.61%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (13.11%) WebSphere
4 8 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (6.56%) Apache
4 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.74%) NetWeaver
5 7 (5.74%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (4.92%) IIS
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (3.28%) Confluence
9 3 (2.46%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.64%) Jetty
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.64%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle 9iAS
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) HipChat
2 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (22.95%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (16.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 18 (14.75%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (6.56%) Documaker
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle BPM
6 5 (4.10%) RMDS
7 1 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.93%) SAN
2 10 (8.20%) LAN
2 10 (8.20%) WAN
3 9 (7.38%) HTTP
3 9 (7.38%) NAS
4 7 (5.74%) LDAP
5 6 (4.92%) HTTPS
5 6 (4.92%) Internet
5 6 (4.92%) SSL
6 5 (4.10%) iSCSI
6 5 (4.10%) Multicast
6 5 (4.10%) FCoE
6 5 (4.10%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (3.28%) DNS
8 3 (2.46%) DHCP
8 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.46%) VPN
8 3 (2.46%) Firewall
8 3 (2.46%) VLAN
9 2 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (69.67%) Oracle Database
2 67 (54.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (28.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (19.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 23 (18.85%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
7 17 (13.93%) Oracle Exadata
8 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
8 15 (12.30%) RDBMS
9 12 (9.84%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (7.38%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
12 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (5.74%) HBase
13 5 (4.10%) OLTP
13 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (3.28%) SAP HANA
14 4 (3.28%) TKPROF
14 4 (3.28%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (13.11%) JIRA
2 5 (4.10%) Subversion
3 4 (3.28%) Zephyr
3 4 (3.28%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.64%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.64%) Maven
4 2 (1.64%) Ant
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
General
1 50 (40.98%) Finance
2 28 (22.95%) Banking
3 8 (6.56%) Billing
4 6 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.10%) Legal
6 4 (3.28%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.82%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (54.92%) DBA
2 65 (53.28%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (18.03%) Architect
4 16 (13.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (7.38%) Developer
7 8 (6.56%) SAP Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Administrator
8 7 (5.74%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.74%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.92%) Oracle Team Leader
10 5 (4.10%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.10%) Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.10%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (4.10%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.95%) Middleware
2 22 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (9.84%) HTML
4 11 (9.02%) XML
5 10 (8.20%) XSLT
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (4.92%) WebCenter
7 6 (4.92%) Rendezvous
7 6 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (4.92%) JDBC
7 6 (4.92%) JMS
8 5 (4.10%) Ultra Messaging
9 4 (3.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (3.28%) JPA
9 4 (3.28%) SAP Basis
9 4 (3.28%) .NET
9 4 (3.28%) XSD
9 4 (3.28%) XML Schema
10 2 (1.64%) CGI
11 1 (0.82%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.85%) Replication
1 23 (18.85%) Clustering
2 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (12.30%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.92%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.10%) Statistics
6 4 (3.28%) W3C
7 2 (1.64%) DataPower
8 1 (0.82%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.82%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.82%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.00%) Linux
2 41 (33.61%) UNIX
3 16 (13.11%) Windows
4 15 (12.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.38%) AIX
6 8 (6.56%) Solaris
7 3 (2.46%) HPUX
8 2 (1.64%) zOS
9 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (21.31%) SOA
3 24 (19.67%) High Availability
4 15 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.48%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.48%) Patch Management
6 12 (9.84%) Migration
7 11 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.02%) Benchmarking
8 10 (8.20%) ITIL
9 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.56%) Capacity Management
10 8 (6.56%) Revenue Management
11 7 (5.74%) OOD
11 7 (5.74%) OO
11 7 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (4.92%) Database Security
12 6 (4.92%) Database Mirroring
12 6 (4.92%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) SQL
2 30 (24.59%) PL/SQL
3 25 (20.49%) Shell Script
4 17 (13.93%) Java
5 16 (13.11%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.38%) Python
7 8 (6.56%) Korn
7 8 (6.56%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.56%) Perl
7 8 (6.56%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.92%) Ruby
8 6 (4.92%) C
9 5 (4.10%) ABAP
10 4 (3.28%) XPath
10 4 (3.28%) C#
11 2 (1.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (1.64%) R
11 2 (1.64%) Jython
12 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.56%) DV Cleared
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.28%) OCP
4 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.56%) QA
3 4 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.64%) SLA
5 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (8.20%) Oracle Clusterware
3 8 (6.56%) Xen
4 6 (4.92%) OCFS2
4 6 (4.92%) GlusterFS
4 6 (4.92%) GFS2
5 5 (4.10%) NFS
5 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.10%) SRDF
5 5 (4.10%) KVM
6 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.46%) vSphere
7 2 (1.64%) vCloud
8 1 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.82%) HDFS
8 1 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 67 (54.92%) Data Guard
2 42 (34.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 26 (21.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle Flashback
5 8 (6.56%) Tivoli
6 6 (4.92%) Puppet
7 5 (4.10%) SELinux
8 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.82%) Nagios
9 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.82%) Ambari
9 1 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (19.67%) IBM
3 23 (18.85%) Red Hat
4 19 (15.57%) VMware
5 17 (13.93%) NetApp
6 13 (10.66%) Remedy
7 11 (9.02%) Sybase
8 10 (8.20%) HP
8 10 (8.20%) SAP
9 7 (5.74%) Informatica
9 7 (5.74%) WorldPay
10 6 (4.92%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.92%) DataSynapse
10 6 (4.92%) TIBCO
10 6 (4.92%) Intel
10 6 (4.92%) Cisco
10 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
11 5 (4.10%) EMC
12 2 (1.64%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.64%) Brocade
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