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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 45 34
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.12% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category - 10.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £355 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.45
Oracle RAC
Hampshire

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
39 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.54% 11.24% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 12
Average daily rate £300 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £386 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.48 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.55 £23.13 £13.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) OCP
3 2 (50.00%) OCA
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) OCA
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle