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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 225 245 224
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 21 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 1.98% 1.43% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 25
Median daily rate £483 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.10% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £336 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £514 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
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
1062 982 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.71% 10.44% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 524 683
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 119 148
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +34 14 £520 +48.57% 1
Hampshire +20 4 £400 -
Berkshire +7 2 £388 +10.71% 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (64.91%) Oracle Database
3 30 (52.63%) SQL
4 26 (45.61%) Linux
5 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 20 (35.09%) Unix
7 18 (31.58%) High Availability
8 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (26.32%) Oracle Exadata
9 15 (26.32%) AIX
10 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (22.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
12 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (21.05%) Clustering
13 11 (19.30%) C
14 10 (17.54%) Java
14 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
14 10 (17.54%) SAN
14 10 (17.54%) Cisco
14 10 (17.54%) Grid Computing
14 10 (17.54%) Data Guard
14 10 (17.54%) Open Source
14 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
14 10 (17.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 9 (15.79%) KVM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.04%) Apache
1 8 (14.04%) Apache Pig
1 8 (14.04%) Apache Solr
1 8 (14.04%) Apache Spark
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Tuxedo
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SAN
2 9 (15.79%) LAN
2 9 (15.79%) WAN
3 8 (14.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) FTP
4 1 (1.75%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) Oracle Database
2 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 15 (26.32%) Oracle Exadata
4 14 (24.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (22.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
7 9 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (15.79%) Big Data
7 9 (15.79%) HBase
7 9 (15.79%) MySQL
8 8 (14.04%) Apache Hive
8 8 (14.04%) Apache Zeppelin
8 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
8 8 (14.04%) Sqoop
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Toad
2 2 (3.51%) ProC
2 2 (3.51%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.02%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (42.11%) DBA
2 23 (40.35%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (17.54%) Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Data Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Linux Support
4 7 (12.28%) Senior DBA
5 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 6 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Linux Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Support Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Tez
2 8 (14.04%) Kafka
3 6 (10.53%) Middleware
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) JSP
4 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Clustering
2 10 (17.54%) Grid Computing
3 7 (12.28%) Replication
4 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) Unix
3 15 (26.32%) AIX
4 13 (22.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (5.26%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) High Availability
2 16 (28.07%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (17.54%) Open Source
3 10 (17.54%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (15.79%) Benchmarking
4 9 (15.79%) Compliance Management
4 9 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 8 (14.04%) Analytics
5 8 (14.04%) MapReduce
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL
6 7 (12.28%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Database Tuning
8 4 (7.02%) SOA
9 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) Risk Assessment
10 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 11 (19.30%) C
3 10 (17.54%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.79%) C++
5 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.26%) Korn
7 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) RHCE
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) OCP
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) KVM
2 8 (14.04%) Apache Flume
2 8 (14.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (14.04%) HDFS
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Data Guard
2 9 (15.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (14.04%) Ambari
3 8 (14.04%) Hadoop YARN
3 8 (14.04%) Oozie
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.75%) Ansible
6 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.75%) OpenView
6 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.75%) Puppet
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Red Hat
3 10 (17.54%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) EMC
4 9 (15.79%) HP
4 9 (15.79%) Teradata
5 8 (14.04%) Hortonworks
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.75%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.75%) BEA
8 1 (1.75%) BMC
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) i2
8 1 (1.75%) IBM
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) SAP
8 1 (1.75%) Sun
8 1 (1.75%) Symantec
8 1 (1.75%) Veritas
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