The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 23 April 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)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 93
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - - 0.15%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.66% -2.59%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 113 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.50% 10.55% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 41
Median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £362 £348
% change year-on-year -0.41% +3.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -52.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.89 £9.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% -  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Buckinghamshire