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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 252 222 188
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -34
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 23 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.31% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 2.02% 2.69% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 25
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£368 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £365 £381
% change year-on-year
+1.16% -4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.65
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
1139 1078 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.50% 11.70% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 548 528
Average daily rate £338 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 137 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -11 9 £400 -8.57% 1
Berkshire - 9 £305 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £368 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
3 22 (70.97%) Oracle RMAN
4 21 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) SQL
7 16 (51.61%) Data Guard
8 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
9 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
10 11 (35.48%) UNIX
11 10 (32.26%) Solaris
12 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (29.03%) Firewall
12 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
13 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (22.58%) Windows
15 6 (19.35%) HP
15 6 (19.35%) Database Tuning
15 6 (19.35%) Oracle Clusterware
16 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
16 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
16 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
16 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
16 5 (16.13%) HPUX

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Endur
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Intranet
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) HTTPS
3 3 (9.68%) SSL
3 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) LDAP
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 3 (9.68%) FTP
3 3 (9.68%) HTTP
3 3 (9.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
2 14 (45.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (9.68%) MySQL
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) DBA
2 21 (67.74%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Deployment Manager
5 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WAP
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (9.68%) Statistics
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) UNIX
3 10 (32.26%) Solaris
4 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (22.58%) Windows
6 5 (16.13%) HPUX
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
4 6 (19.35%) Database Tuning
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL
5 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.90%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Transition Management
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Time Management
9 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.23%) ETL
9 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) OCP
1 3 (9.68%) OCA
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (51.61%) Data Guard
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
3 6 (19.35%) HP
4 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
South East
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