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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.51% - -
As % of the System Software category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.65 -
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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
30 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.69% 13.65% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 16
Average daily rate £300 £340 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £285 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Average hourly rate £22.75 £15.63 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.60% -38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.83 £10.55 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.85 £23.58 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £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 15 September 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 15 September 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