Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 6 months to 25 November 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.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 81
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.22%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Birmingham median daily rate - - £250
West Midlands median daily rate - £350 £250
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 208 154 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.02% 10.19% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 84 93
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +16.67% -0.17%
10th Percentile £158 £135 £151
90th Percentile £538 £543 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £358 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% +10.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 18
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £9.96 £10.45 £10.71
90th Percentile £18.20 £23.45 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +9.35% -10.34% +11.54%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Birmingham

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Birmingham