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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 228 261 227
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 33 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.09% 1.32% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 16
Median daily rate £469 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.68% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £304 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £436 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £373 £364
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1068 1215 1096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.13% 12.42% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 678 569
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 142 135
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £39.00 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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
Berkshire +21 18 £550 +81.81% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £300 -18.36%
Hampshire -4 5 £450 +12.50% 2
Surrey - 5 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 32 (53.33%) SQL
4 31 (51.67%) Linux
5 25 (41.67%) Clustering
6 23 (38.33%) Unix
7 20 (33.33%) Data Guard
8 19 (31.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 19 (31.67%) Replication
9 18 (30.00%) Red Hat
9 18 (30.00%) AIX
9 18 (30.00%) PL/SQL
10 17 (28.33%) Shell Script
10 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (26.67%) SAN
12 14 (23.33%) HP
12 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 14 (23.33%) Windows
13 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
14 12 (20.00%) OCP
14 12 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
15 11 (18.33%) MySQL
15 11 (18.33%) KVM
15 11 (18.33%) High Availability
16 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
16 10 (16.67%) Compliance Management
16 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
16 10 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
16 10 (16.67%) RHCE
16 10 (16.67%) EMC

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 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.67%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) LAN
3 4 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (5.00%) Internet
5 2 (3.33%) InfiniBand
5 2 (3.33%) NAS
6 1 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.67%) DNS
6 1 (1.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.67%) FTP
6 1 (1.67%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.67%) LDAP
6 1 (1.67%) SSH
6 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.33%) MySQL
4 10 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (8.33%) QlikView
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (6.67%) RDBMS
7 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.00%) DB2
8 3 (5.00%) SQLPlus
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Toad
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.33%) ProC
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (58.33%) DBA
2 34 (56.67%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (16.67%) Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) Senior DBA
5 8 (13.33%) Linux Support
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 6 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
6 6 (10.00%) Support Specialist
7 5 (8.33%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.67%) Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.67%) Castor
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (3.33%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.67%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.67%) J2EE
3 1 (1.67%) JSP
3 1 (1.67%) LAMP
3 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Clustering
2 19 (31.67%) Replication
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.67%) Wiki
5 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
5 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.67%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
2 23 (38.33%) Unix
3 18 (30.00%) AIX
4 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (23.33%) Windows
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.67%) Solaris
8 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (5.00%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.67%) CentOS
10 1 (1.67%) Debian
10 1 (1.67%) Fedora
10 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) High Availability
2 10 (16.67%) Compliance Management
3 8 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.67%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.67%) SOA
7 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.33%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.33%) Change Management
8 2 (3.33%) Defect Management
8 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (3.33%) SDLC
8 2 (3.33%) Service Management
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 17 (28.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.67%) Korn
4 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) C
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) OCP
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) RHCE
4 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) KVM
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (1.67%) NFS
4 1 (1.67%) Postfix
4 1 (1.67%) qmail
4 1 (1.67%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.67%) Varnish
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
4 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 19 (31.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
5 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (3.33%) SCOM
7 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.67%) Cacti
7 1 (1.67%) Grafana
7 1 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.67%) Nagios
7 1 (1.67%) OpenView
7 1 (1.67%) Plesk
7 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (23.33%) HP
4 10 (16.67%) EMC
5 9 (15.00%) VMware
6 5 (8.33%) Citrix
6 5 (8.33%) Informatica
7 4 (6.67%) IronPort
7 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.67%) Siebel
8 3 (5.00%) IBM
9 2 (3.33%) NetApp
9 2 (3.33%) Symantec
10 1 (1.67%) BEA
10 1 (1.67%) BMC
10 1 (1.67%) Cisco
10 1 (1.67%) Cognos
10 1 (1.67%) CommVault
10 1 (1.67%) Sun
10 1 (1.67%) Veritas
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