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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 135 134 137
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 1.97% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Median daily rate £371 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.92% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
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
413 305 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.72% 9.74% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 160 198
Median daily rate £393 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £148 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £480 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 44
Median hourly rate £15.36 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.22% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £22.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Gloucestershire -2 4 £300 -26.38%
Wiltshire -3 3 £450 +28.57%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Network Security
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (44.44%) Endeca
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 3 (33.33%) Sun
5 3 (33.33%) Murex
5 3 (33.33%) Veritas
6 2 (22.22%) Firmware

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WSDL
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Data Guard
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 3 (33.33%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Endeca
3 3 (33.33%) Murex
3 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) Veritas