The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle RAC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 99 119 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.12% -
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 1.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
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 - - -

Oracle RAC is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 184 283 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.05% 11.57% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 175 173
Median daily rate £373 £353 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.67% -2.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 25
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +96.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £13.25 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.65 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Berkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bracknell +2 1 - -
Oracle RAC
South East

Oracle RAC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Taleo
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Database Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion