The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK
Rank 523 568 489
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -79
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 78 68 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.51% 1.28% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 74
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £533 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5176 5295 5277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.38% 10.34% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3257 3165 2924
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 471 581
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.53 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £44.00 £32.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC within the UK.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
England +20 73 £450 - 12
London +13 33 £475 - 2
South East +37 23 £438 -5.91% 6
Hampshire - 18 £438 - 4
City of London +2 7 £775 +58.16% 1
East of England -2 6 £400 -11.11% 1
Andover - 5 £463 - 1
South West +2 4 £350 -22.22% 2
Surrey - 4 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire +3 3 £375 -
East Midlands 0 3 £375 -
Hertfordshire -6 3 - - 1
Havant - 3 £485 - 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £350 -18.60% 1
Scotland +18 2 £413 +106.76%
North West +17 2 £350 -12.50%
South Yorkshire +4 2 £350 -28.20%
Nottingham +4 2 £450 -
Sheffield +3 2 £350 -28.20%
Winchester - 2 £450 -
Essex - 2 £400 -
Berkshire +12 1 - - 1
Manchester +8 1 £350 -12.50%
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £378 -
Preston - 1 - -
Mansfield - 1 £300 -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 213 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (69.48%) Oracle Database
3 123 (57.75%) Linux
4 99 (46.48%) SQL
5 93 (43.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 79 (37.09%) Unix
7 74 (34.74%) Data Guard
8 69 (32.39%) Windows
9 68 (31.92%) Oracle Database 12c
10 53 (24.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 50 (23.47%) Finance
12 49 (23.00%) PL/SQL
12 49 (23.00%) Performance Tuning
13 48 (22.54%) SQL Server
14 47 (22.07%) Oracle RMAN
15 45 (21.13%) WebLogic
16 40 (18.78%) AIX
17 39 (18.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 38 (17.84%) High Availability
18 38 (17.84%) VMware
19 37 (17.37%) Red Hat
20 36 (16.90%) IBM
21 35 (16.43%) SAN
21 35 (16.43%) ITIL
22 34 (15.96%) Middleware
22 34 (15.96%) Security Cleared
23 33 (15.49%) Oracle Exadata
23 33 (15.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
24 32 (15.02%) Solaris
25 31 (14.55%) Java

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 45 (21.13%) WebLogic
2 18 (8.45%) Apache
2 18 (8.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (5.63%) Oracle Coherence
3 12 (5.63%) PowerExchange
3 12 (5.63%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.16%) Oracle Application Server
4 11 (5.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 11 (5.16%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.69%) DataSynapse
5 10 (4.69%) IIS
6 9 (4.23%) Apache Spark
7 8 (3.76%) Apache Pig
7 8 (3.76%) Apache Solr
8 6 (2.82%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.88%) JBoss
9 4 (1.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 3 (1.41%) Confluence
11 2 (0.94%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 13 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (11.74%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (8.45%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (8.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.35%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Utilities
6 1 (0.47%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.47%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.94%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.43%) SAN
2 20 (9.39%) LAN
3 19 (8.92%) NAS
3 19 (8.92%) WAN
4 17 (7.98%) DNS
5 12 (5.63%) HTTP
5 12 (5.63%) Internet
5 12 (5.63%) Kerberos
6 11 (5.16%) LDAP
7 10 (4.69%) FCoE
7 10 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (4.69%) iSCSI
7 10 (4.69%) TCP/IP
8 9 (4.23%) Multicast
9 8 (3.76%) Firewall
10 6 (2.82%) PuTTY
10 6 (2.82%) WinSCP
11 3 (1.41%) SSL
12 2 (0.94%) InfiniBand
12 2 (0.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (69.48%) Oracle Database
2 93 (43.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 68 (31.92%) Oracle Database 12c
4 53 (24.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 48 (22.54%) SQL Server
6 33 (15.49%) Oracle Exadata
7 30 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (13.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 24 (11.27%) Hadoop
10 20 (9.39%) HBase
10 20 (9.39%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (7.04%) Big Data
12 14 (6.57%) MySQL
13 11 (5.16%) NoSQL
13 11 (5.16%) Oracle OWB
13 11 (5.16%) RDBMS
13 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
14 10 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (4.23%) Apache Hive
15 9 (4.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
1 12 (5.63%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (4.69%) Toad
3 6 (2.82%) HP UFT
3 6 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.82%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.41%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.47%) Subversion
6 1 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 50 (23.47%) Finance
2 21 (9.86%) Banking
3 4 (1.88%) Law
3 4 (1.88%) Retail
4 3 (1.41%) Electronics
4 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.41%) Marketing
4 3 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Military
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (42.72%) DBA
2 86 (40.38%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (20.66%) Administrator
4 31 (14.55%) Architect
5 24 (11.27%) Consultant
6 18 (8.45%) Developer
7 15 (7.04%) Oracle Architect
8 14 (6.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 13 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
10 12 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
11 11 (5.16%) Informatica Consultant
11 11 (5.16%) Oracle Consultant
12 9 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.76%) SQL DBA
14 7 (3.29%) Applications Support
14 7 (3.29%) Data Administrator
14 7 (3.29%) Technical Architect
14 7 (3.29%) Unix Administrator
15 6 (2.82%) Oracle Technical Architect
15 6 (2.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.31%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 34 (15.96%) Middleware
3 17 (7.98%) XML
3 17 (7.98%) XSLT
4 11 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (4.69%) HTML
5 10 (4.69%) Rendezvous
6 9 (4.23%) JSP
6 9 (4.23%) Web Services
7 8 (3.76%) Apache Tez
7 8 (3.76%) Kafka
7 8 (3.76%) Spring
8 7 (3.29%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.29%) Java EE
8 7 (3.29%) JSF
8 7 (3.29%) Struts
8 7 (3.29%) XSL
9 5 (2.35%) J2EE
9 5 (2.35%) OC4J
10 4 (1.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.80%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.39%) Clustering
3 16 (7.51%) Replication
4 11 (5.16%) Grid Computing
5 9 (4.23%) Symmetrix
6 7 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.82%) HACMP
7 6 (2.82%) iSeries
8 5 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.41%) CESG
10 3 (1.41%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.41%) iPad
10 3 (1.41%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.41%) Oracle Exalogic
11 2 (0.94%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.94%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.94%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 123 (57.75%) Linux
2 79 (37.09%) Unix
3 69 (32.39%) Windows
4 40 (18.78%) AIX
5 32 (15.02%) Solaris
6 23 (10.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (7.51%) Windows Server
8 14 (6.57%) SUSE
9 11 (5.16%) Oracle Linux
10 10 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (3.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 7 (3.29%) VMS
12 6 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.88%) Tru64
13 4 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (23.00%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (17.84%) High Availability
3 35 (16.43%) ITIL
4 29 (13.62%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.21%) Database Tuning
6 24 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (11.27%) Migration
7 19 (8.92%) Benchmarking
7 19 (8.92%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (8.45%) ETL
8 18 (8.45%) SOA
9 15 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (6.57%) Change Management
11 13 (6.10%) Change Data Capture
11 13 (6.10%) Configuration Management
12 12 (5.63%) DevOps
13 11 (5.16%) Analytics
14 10 (4.69%) Data Modelling
15 9 (4.23%) Capacity Planning
15 9 (4.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.48%) SQL
2 49 (23.00%) PL/SQL
3 31 (14.55%) Java
4 22 (10.33%) Shell Script
5 19 (8.92%) Perl
6 13 (6.10%) C
7 11 (5.16%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.23%) C++
8 9 (4.23%) Python
9 8 (3.76%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.29%) Korn
11 6 (2.82%) F#
12 2 (0.94%) Ruby
13 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (15.96%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.08%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.16%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (2.82%) Degree
5 5 (2.35%) ISEB
5 5 (2.35%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.35%) OCP
6 3 (1.41%) EMC Certification
7 2 (0.94%) RHCE
8 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.47%) MCITP
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.04%) SLA
2 6 (2.82%) JSP 440
2 6 (2.82%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.82%) QA
3 5 (2.35%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (9.39%) SRDF
2 19 (8.92%) NFS
3 17 (7.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.16%) KVM
5 9 (4.23%) Apache Flume
5 9 (4.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (4.23%) HDFS
5 9 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.23%) Veritas File System
5 9 (4.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 9 (4.23%) Xen
6 7 (3.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (3.29%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.88%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (1.88%) vCloud
9 2 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 74 (34.74%) Data Guard
2 47 (22.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (15.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 19 (8.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 9 (4.23%) Ambari
5 9 (4.23%) Oozie
5 9 (4.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (3.76%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (2.35%) Ansible
7 5 (2.35%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.35%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (2.35%) Puppet
8 4 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (1.41%) Simpana
10 2 (0.94%) EMC VPLEX
10 2 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.94%) OpenView
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 213 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (17.84%) VMware
3 37 (17.37%) Red Hat
4 36 (16.90%) IBM
5 29 (13.62%) EMC
6 27 (12.68%) NetApp
7 22 (10.33%) Teradata
8 21 (9.86%) Cisco
9 18 (8.45%) Informatica
10 17 (7.98%) Microsoft
10 17 (7.98%) Veritas
11 15 (7.04%) HP
12 14 (6.57%) Hortonworks
12 14 (6.57%) Sybase
13 13 (6.10%) Sun
14 11 (5.16%) Intel
14 11 (5.16%) TIBCO
15 8 (3.76%) Remedy
16 7 (3.29%) WorldPay
17 6 (2.82%) BEA
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