The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 51 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 0.82% -
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 8.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
- -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.29% 9.24% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 23
Average daily rate £383 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £18.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) BPEL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (16.67%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (16.67%) User Stories
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Apache TomEE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) BPEL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle