The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 219 198 192
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 36 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 3.35% 3.53% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 18
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£428 £448 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% +19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £292 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £553 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1076 992 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.65% 11.80% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 460 382
Average daily rate £350 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 144 169
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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
Hampshire 0 31 £430 +14.66% 4
Surrey -4 3 £500 -
Berkshire -5 1 £248 -11.60%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (71.21%) WebLogic
3 44 (66.67%) SQL
4 39 (59.09%) Oracle RMAN
5 35 (53.03%) SOA
6 34 (51.52%) Oracle Database
7 27 (40.91%) PL/SQL
8 25 (37.88%) UNIX
9 24 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
9 24 (36.36%) Data Guard
10 23 (34.85%) Linux
11 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
13 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
13 17 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (25.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 17 (25.76%) Oracle Database 10g
13 17 (25.76%) Configuration Management
14 15 (22.73%) Oracle Applications
14 15 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
14 15 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
15 14 (21.21%) Puppet
15 14 (21.21%) Oracle Linux
15 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
15 14 (21.21%) Vagrant
15 14 (21.21%) Java
15 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (21.21%) BPEL
16 13 (19.70%) Subversion

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 47 (71.21%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (36.36%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.52%) SMS
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) SAN
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) VLAN
2 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (51.52%) Oracle Database
2 22 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (25.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (19.70%) SQLPlus
5 12 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (12.12%) Oracle Discoverer
8 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (7.58%) RDBMS
10 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
11 3 (4.55%) MySQL
11 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 13 (19.70%) Subversion
3 8 (12.12%) Toad
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Military
3 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) DBA
2 30 (45.45%) Oracle DBA
3 14 (21.21%) Architect
4 10 (15.15%) SQL DBA
5 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Developer
6 6 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Middleware
2 11 (16.67%) Web Services
3 10 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (7.58%) WebCenter
5 2 (3.03%) RESTful
5 2 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (1.52%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) XML
6 1 (1.52%) WSH
6 1 (1.52%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.52%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Replication
2 7 (10.61%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.09%) Statistics
4 3 (4.55%) Data Extraction
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) HACMP
5 2 (3.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) UNIX
2 23 (34.85%) Linux
3 14 (21.21%) Oracle Linux
4 10 (15.15%) AIX
5 8 (12.12%) Windows
6 7 (10.61%) HPUX
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.03%) Solaris
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) SOA
2 17 (25.76%) Configuration Management
2 17 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) BPEL
4 13 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (19.70%) Test Automation
4 13 (19.70%) Scrum
5 10 (15.15%) Use Case
5 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 9 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.12%) User Stories
8 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
8 7 (10.61%) ITIL
9 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.58%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
11 3 (4.55%) High Availability
11 3 (4.55%) BCP
11 3 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 44 (66.67%) SQL
2 27 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 15 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 14 (21.21%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) Perl
5 8 (12.12%) Korn
6 6 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.52%) VBScript
7 1 (1.52%) ABAP
7 1 (1.52%) Uniface
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (59.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.52%) Xen
4 1 (1.52%) NFS
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (36.36%) Data Guard
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 14 (21.21%) Puppet
3 14 (21.21%) Vagrant
4 5 (7.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.52%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.52%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.58%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.58%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Veritas
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.52%) Symantec
5 1 (1.52%) FatWire
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