The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 43 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.94% - 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 10.34% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£380 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year
+86.44% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

System Software Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.12% 13.00% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 8
Average daily rate £325 £275 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £223 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £376 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.30 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% +22.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) WebLogic

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss