The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 257 328 329
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 157 87 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 7.54% 4.56% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 54 46
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£475 £463 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2082 1907 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.82% 7.87% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1309 1138 1161
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 161 205
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +29 46 £475 -5.00% 7
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £395 -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 267 (100.00%) Oracle
2 170 (63.67%) Oracle Database
3 142 (53.18%) Linux
4 139 (52.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 127 (47.57%) UNIX
6 120 (44.94%) Data Guard
7 117 (43.82%) Finance
8 110 (41.20%) SQL
9 102 (38.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 76 (28.46%) Oracle RMAN
11 75 (28.09%) Performance Tuning
12 68 (25.47%) Clustering
13 63 (23.60%) Red Hat
14 62 (23.22%) WebLogic
14 62 (23.22%) SQL Server
15 61 (22.85%) SOA
16 59 (22.10%) Windows
16 59 (22.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 57 (21.35%) PL/SQL
18 55 (20.60%) Solaris
18 55 (20.60%) Bash Shell
19 51 (19.10%) Python
20 48 (17.98%) SAN
20 48 (17.98%) Banking
21 47 (17.60%) Oracle Database 12c
22 46 (17.23%) Oracle Exadata
22 46 (17.23%) VMware
22 46 (17.23%) IBM
23 41 (15.36%) Shell Script
23 41 (15.36%) Replication

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (23.22%) WebLogic
2 36 (13.48%) WebSphere
3 12 (4.49%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.12%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (3.75%) Oracle Application Server
5 10 (3.75%) Apache
5 10 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (3.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (3.00%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.50%) IIS
9 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (13.11%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (6.37%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (3.37%) Documaker
4 7 (2.62%) Oracle FAH
4 7 (2.62%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (2.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (1.50%) RMDS
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.37%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.37%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 30 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (10.86%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (17.98%) SAN
2 22 (8.24%) NAS
3 17 (6.37%) HTTP
4 14 (5.24%) LDAP
5 8 (3.00%) HTTPS
6 6 (2.25%) SSL
6 6 (2.25%) NetScaler
7 5 (1.87%) DHCP
7 5 (1.87%) DNS
8 4 (1.50%) LAN
8 4 (1.50%) WAN
8 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.50%) VPN
8 4 (1.50%) Multicast
8 4 (1.50%) FCoE
8 4 (1.50%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (1.50%) Internet
8 4 (1.50%) Firewall
8 4 (1.50%) VLAN
9 1 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (63.67%) Oracle Database
2 139 (52.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 102 (38.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 62 (23.22%) SQL Server
5 47 (17.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 46 (17.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 38 (14.23%) Relational Database
8 37 (13.86%) RDBMS
9 32 (11.99%) Data Warehouse
10 23 (8.61%) Oracle ODI
11 21 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (5.24%) MySQL
15 13 (4.87%) OLTP
15 13 (4.87%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (4.87%) Oracle BI EE
16 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (4.49%) Oracle9i Database
17 11 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (11.99%) JIRA
2 6 (2.25%) ProC
3 5 (1.87%) Toad
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.37%) Subversion
5 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
General
1 117 (43.82%) Finance
2 48 (17.98%) Banking
3 31 (11.61%) Financial Institution
4 16 (5.99%) Retail
5 15 (5.62%) Billing
5 15 (5.62%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.25%) Front Office
7 4 (1.50%) Marketing
7 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.12%) Back Office
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Games
9 2 (0.75%) French Language
9 2 (0.75%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (51.69%) DBA
2 118 (44.19%) Oracle DBA
3 43 (16.10%) Architect
4 33 (12.36%) Administrator
5 24 (8.99%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (7.49%) Senior DBA
7 19 (7.12%) Data Architect
8 18 (6.74%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 15 (5.62%) SQL DBA
10 13 (4.87%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.12%) UNIX Engineer
12 10 (3.75%) Consultant
12 10 (3.75%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.75%) SQL Server DBA
12 10 (3.75%) Oracle Architect
13 9 (3.37%) Development Engineer
13 9 (3.37%) Data Centre Architect
13 9 (3.37%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (3.37%) Oracle Consultant
14 8 (3.00%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.24%) Middleware
2 29 (10.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (5.62%) Oracle Fusion
4 12 (4.49%) WebCenter
5 11 (4.12%) HTML
6 10 (3.75%) JDBC
7 9 (3.37%) XML
7 9 (3.37%) JMS
8 6 (2.25%) Oracle Streams
9 5 (1.87%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.87%) jBPM
9 5 (1.87%) XSLT
10 4 (1.50%) Rendezvous
10 4 (1.50%) Django
10 4 (1.50%) MapReduce
11 3 (1.12%) Web Services
12 2 (0.75%) ODBC
13 1 (0.37%) XSD
13 1 (0.37%) .NET
13 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 68 (25.47%) Clustering
2 41 (15.36%) Replication
3 23 (8.61%) Hedge funds
4 10 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (3.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.62%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (1.87%) Statistics
8 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
8 4 (1.50%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.12%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.12%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.12%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.37%) W3C
11 1 (0.37%) HACMP
11 1 (0.37%) DTV
11 1 (0.37%) Online Games
11 1 (0.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 142 (53.18%) Linux
2 127 (47.57%) UNIX
3 59 (22.10%) Windows
3 59 (22.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (20.60%) Solaris
5 29 (10.86%) SELinux
6 14 (5.24%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (5.24%) AIX
7 12 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.12%) SUSE
10 3 (1.12%) Fedora
10 3 (1.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.75%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.09%) Performance Tuning
2 61 (22.85%) SOA
3 37 (13.86%) ITIL
4 29 (10.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (9.36%) Migration
6 24 (8.99%) High Availability
7 22 (8.24%) Capacity Planning
8 20 (7.49%) Configuration Management
9 19 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (6.74%) Change Management
10 18 (6.74%) Data Architecture
11 17 (6.37%) Performance Analysis
12 16 (5.99%) Data Modelling
13 14 (5.24%) DevOps
14 13 (4.87%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.49%) Release Management
16 11 (4.12%) Revenue Management
16 11 (4.12%) Project Management
16 11 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (3.75%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (41.20%) SQL
2 57 (21.35%) PL/SQL
3 55 (20.60%) Bash Shell
4 51 (19.10%) Python
5 41 (15.36%) Shell Script
6 38 (14.23%) Perl
7 32 (11.99%) Ruby
8 23 (8.61%) Java
9 18 (6.74%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.87%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.37%) Bourne shell
11 9 (3.37%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 9 (3.37%) Jython
12 6 (2.25%) PHP
12 6 (2.25%) C
13 5 (1.87%) Korn
14 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
15 3 (1.12%) AWK
15 3 (1.12%) sed
16 2 (0.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (7.12%) Oracle Certification
2 16 (5.99%) OCP
3 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.37%) Degree
5 7 (2.62%) MCITP
6 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.50%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.50%) MCSA
8 3 (1.12%) OCA
8 3 (1.12%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.37%) RHCE
9 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 9 (3.37%) SLA
3 4 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 76 (28.46%) Oracle RMAN
2 38 (14.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.87%) VMware ESX
3 13 (4.87%) vCloud
4 8 (3.00%) Xen
4 8 (3.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.62%) SRDF
6 5 (1.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.87%) NFS
6 5 (1.87%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.50%) vSphere
7 4 (1.50%) KVM
8 3 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.12%) XenApp
8 3 (1.12%) XenServer
8 3 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 120 (44.94%) Data Guard
2 41 (15.36%) Puppet
3 35 (13.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (5.24%) BMC PATROL
5 13 (4.87%) Tivoli
6 10 (3.75%) NetBackup
7 9 (3.37%) Oracle Identity Management
7 9 (3.37%) YUM
8 7 (2.62%) Nagios
9 6 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.87%) Control-M
10 5 (1.87%) Oracle Statspack
10 5 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (1.50%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (1.50%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.50%) SCOM
11 4 (1.50%) Legato
12 3 (1.12%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 1 (0.37%) Ambari
13 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 267 (100.00%) Oracle
2 63 (23.60%) Red Hat
3 46 (17.23%) IBM
3 46 (17.23%) VMware
4 36 (13.48%) Remedy
5 26 (9.74%) Veritas
6 22 (8.24%) Microsoft
6 22 (8.24%) HP
7 20 (7.49%) Sybase
8 17 (6.37%) EMC
8 17 (6.37%) NetApp
9 15 (5.62%) BMC
10 8 (3.00%) Siebel
11 7 (2.62%) Sun
11 7 (2.62%) Brocade
12 6 (2.25%) Citrix
13 5 (1.87%) Zend
14 4 (1.50%) DataSynapse
14 4 (1.50%) 29West
14 4 (1.50%) TIBCO
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago