The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 132 140 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -57
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 17 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.25% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 4.96% 2.25% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £371 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £465 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £365 £381
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
343 355 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.14% 10.95% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 208 108
Average daily rate £325 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 26
Average hourly rate £19.03 £19.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £25.00 £23.30
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 West

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Gloucestershire +1 7 £408 -
Wiltshire -2 6 £375 -11.76% 1
Somerset - 3 £375 - 1
Devon - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 10 (55.56%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
5 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (44.44%) Data Guard
6 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 7 (38.89%) Replication
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Database Tuning
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (16.67%) Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle Clusterware

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.56%) Toad
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
1 1 (5.56%) Hudson
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DBA
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis Architect
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Streams
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Java EE
2 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) Database Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) System Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) OCP
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Data Guard
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (5.56%) Control-M
5 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Intel
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata
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