The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 40 47
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.23% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category - 10.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Average daily rate
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- £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 60 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.08% 12.32% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 46 14
Average daily rate £235 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £186 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £13.35 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £25.70 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Oxfordshire region.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Oxfordshire region.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle RAC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft