The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Southampton region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 40 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.14% - 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£330 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
36 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.26% 16.93% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 22
Average daily rate £338 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 20
Average hourly rate £22.75 £18.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.52% -41.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
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Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) BPEL
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) BPEL
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
1 4 (57.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) VMware