Period
to 5 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 5 July 2020 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 154 258 291
Rank change year-on-year +104 +33 -47
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 24 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Central London 0.15% 0.28% 0.096%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 1.45% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 7
Median daily rate £375 £450 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -9.55% -0.25%
10th Percentile £333 £405 £448
90th Percentile £438 £510 £545
London median daily rate £463 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 519 1,660 1,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.64% 19.03% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 1,283 1,166
Median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £232 £210 £213
90th Percentile £646 £675 £650
London median daily rate £500 £522 £500
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.45% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 48
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.42 £13.51 £11.94
90th Percentile £35.00 £41.80 £25.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -5.88%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Central London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in Central London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Central London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in Central London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in Central London

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 5 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +88 4 £375 -16.67% 1
Oracle RAC
London

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (40.00%) AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) Strategic Roadmap
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (40.00%) Replication
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Spring

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (40.00%) Microservices
1 2 (40.00%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat