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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 300 335 345
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 128 95 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 5.66% 4.47% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 43 31
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£475 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £33.30 -
% change year-on-year
+65.16% -
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
2262 2126 2012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.24% 8.45% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1438 1315 1157
Average daily rate £393 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 148 171
Average hourly rate £17.33 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £27.50 £27.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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 35 £475 +5.55% 5
Docklands, London +15 2 £775 -
Southwark - - - -
Hayes - - - - 1
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 272 (100.00%) Oracle
2 171 (62.87%) Oracle Database
3 153 (56.25%) Linux
4 134 (49.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 126 (46.32%) Finance
6 114 (41.91%) SQL
6 114 (41.91%) UNIX
7 113 (41.54%) Data Guard
8 87 (31.99%) Oracle Database 10g
9 80 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
10 75 (27.57%) SOA
11 74 (27.21%) Oracle RMAN
12 72 (26.47%) Clustering
13 69 (25.37%) SQL Server
14 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
15 64 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
15 64 (23.53%) Python
16 63 (23.16%) WebLogic
17 62 (22.79%) Red Hat
18 59 (21.69%) VMware
19 55 (20.22%) IBM
20 54 (19.85%) Windows
21 53 (19.49%) Banking
22 51 (18.75%) PL/SQL
22 51 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
23 50 (18.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 47 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
25 46 (16.91%) Remedy
26 44 (16.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
26 44 (16.18%) Puppet

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 63 (23.16%) WebLogic
2 42 (15.44%) WebSphere
3 20 (7.35%) WebLogic Portal
3 20 (7.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 18 (6.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 17 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (4.04%) Tomcat
7 9 (3.31%) Apache
8 7 (2.57%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.47%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
10 3 (1.10%) IIS
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.37%) Confluence
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.37%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (14.34%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (9.56%) Oracle BPM
3 18 (6.62%) Documaker
4 12 (4.41%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (1.84%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (1.10%) RMDS
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.37%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.37%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (12.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (14.34%) SAN
2 25 (9.19%) HTTP
3 18 (6.62%) NAS
4 17 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 15 (5.51%) SSL
6 11 (4.04%) LDAP
7 10 (3.68%) WAN
8 7 (2.57%) LAN
9 5 (1.84%) NetScaler
10 4 (1.47%) DHCP
10 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
10 4 (1.47%) VPN
10 4 (1.47%) DNS
10 4 (1.47%) Internet
10 4 (1.47%) Firewall
10 4 (1.47%) VLAN
11 3 (1.10%) FCoE
11 3 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (1.10%) Multicast
12 2 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (62.87%) Oracle Database
2 134 (49.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 87 (31.99%) Oracle Database 10g
4 69 (25.37%) SQL Server
5 64 (23.53%) Oracle Exadata
6 44 (16.18%) Oracle Database 12c
6 44 (16.18%) Relational Database
7 41 (15.07%) RDBMS
8 36 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (12.13%) Oracle ODI
10 24 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
11 19 (6.99%) Oracle9i Database
11 19 (6.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 17 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (5.88%) MySQL
14 15 (5.51%) OLTP
15 14 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (4.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (15.44%) JIRA
2 5 (1.84%) Toad
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.74%) ProC
3 2 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.37%) Subversion
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.37%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.37%) ERwin
General
1 126 (46.32%) Finance
2 53 (19.49%) Banking
3 37 (13.60%) Financial Institution
4 24 (8.82%) Billing
5 21 (7.72%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.78%) Retail
7 5 (1.84%) Front Office
8 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.47%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.47%) Marketing
9 3 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.10%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Back Office
10 2 (0.74%) French Language
10 2 (0.74%) International Banking
10 2 (0.74%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 124 (45.59%) DBA
2 103 (37.87%) Oracle DBA
3 60 (22.06%) Architect
4 32 (11.76%) Administrator
5 25 (9.19%) Data Architect
6 21 (7.72%) Linux Engineer
7 20 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 16 (5.88%) Consultant
9 15 (5.51%) Oracle Consultant
9 15 (5.51%) Senior DBA
10 13 (4.78%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 12 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (4.04%) SQL DBA
13 10 (3.68%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
14 9 (3.31%) Oracle Architect
14 9 (3.31%) Development Engineer
14 9 (3.31%) Data Centre Architect
14 9 (3.31%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 8 (2.94%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (15.44%) Middleware
2 36 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (8.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 20 (7.35%) WebCenter
5 19 (6.99%) JDBC
6 18 (6.62%) JMS
7 10 (3.68%) HTML
7 10 (3.68%) XML
8 6 (2.21%) Oracle Streams
9 5 (1.84%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (1.84%) jBPM
10 4 (1.47%) Django
10 4 (1.47%) XSLT
11 3 (1.10%) Web Services
11 3 (1.10%) Rendezvous
12 2 (0.74%) ODBC
13 1 (0.37%) XSD
13 1 (0.37%) .NET
13 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
13 1 (0.37%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 72 (26.47%) Clustering
2 51 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (15.81%) Replication
4 29 (10.66%) Hedge funds
5 10 (3.68%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (2.57%) Visualisation
6 7 (2.57%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.84%) Statistics
9 4 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.47%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.10%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.10%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.10%) HACMP
10 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.10%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.74%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.37%) FMCG
12 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 153 (56.25%) Linux
2 114 (41.91%) UNIX
3 54 (19.85%) Windows
4 50 (18.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (14.34%) Solaris
6 35 (12.87%) SELinux
7 19 (6.99%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (5.15%) AIX
9 13 (4.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
2 75 (27.57%) SOA
3 32 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (11.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (9.56%) High Availability
6 24 (8.82%) Migration
7 23 (8.46%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (8.46%) ITIL
8 21 (7.72%) Configuration Management
9 20 (7.35%) Content Management
9 20 (7.35%) Revenue Management
10 19 (6.99%) Data Architecture
10 19 (6.99%) Change Management
11 17 (6.25%) DevOps
12 16 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
13 12 (4.41%) Analytics
13 12 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (4.41%) E-Commerce
13 12 (4.41%) Data Modelling
14 11 (4.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 114 (41.91%) SQL
2 65 (23.90%) Bash Shell
3 64 (23.53%) Python
4 51 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 42 (15.44%) Shell Script
6 37 (13.60%) Perl
7 36 (13.24%) Ruby
8 23 (8.46%) Java
9 18 (6.62%) Jython
9 18 (6.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 13 (4.78%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.78%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.31%) C
11 9 (3.31%) Korn
12 6 (2.21%) PHP
13 5 (1.84%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.47%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.74%) VBScript
15 2 (0.74%) VB
15 2 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (5.15%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (4.04%) OCP
3 9 (3.31%) Degree
4 7 (2.57%) MCITP
4 7 (2.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.47%) MCSA
6 3 (1.10%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.74%) OCA
8 1 (0.37%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.35%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.04%) SLA
3 5 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 74 (27.21%) Oracle RMAN
2 47 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (6.99%) VMware ESX
4 16 (5.88%) vCloud
5 8 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 8 (2.94%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.57%) Apache Flume
7 6 (2.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (2.21%) SRDF
7 6 (2.21%) Xen
7 6 (2.21%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.21%) HDFS
8 4 (1.47%) vSphere
9 3 (1.10%) PowerHA
9 3 (1.10%) XenApp
9 3 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.10%) NFS
10 2 (0.74%) KVM
Systems Management
1 113 (41.54%) Data Guard
2 44 (16.18%) Puppet
2 44 (16.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (6.62%) Oracle Identity Management
4 14 (5.15%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (3.31%) Tivoli
6 7 (2.57%) Nagios
6 7 (2.57%) Ambari
6 7 (2.57%) Oozie
7 6 (2.21%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.84%) Control-M
8 5 (1.84%) Oracle Statspack
8 5 (1.84%) YUM
8 5 (1.84%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.47%) SCOM
10 3 (1.10%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 272 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (22.79%) Red Hat
3 59 (21.69%) VMware
4 55 (20.22%) IBM
5 46 (16.91%) Remedy
6 24 (8.82%) Sybase
7 23 (8.46%) Microsoft
8 20 (7.35%) BMC
9 19 (6.99%) HP
10 15 (5.51%) Siebel
10 15 (5.51%) NetApp
11 14 (5.15%) Veritas
11 14 (5.15%) EMC
12 9 (3.31%) Teradata
13 8 (2.94%) Netezza
13 8 (2.94%) Sun
14 7 (2.57%) Intel
14 7 (2.57%) Cisco
14 7 (2.57%) Hortonworks
14 7 (2.57%) MapR
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Posted: 23 days ago