Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 212 284 273
Rank change year-on-year +72 -11 -32
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 16 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.26% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the System Software category 1.68% 0.63% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 2
Central London median daily rate £450 £420 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £390 £305 £416
90th Percentile £582 £438 £449
London median daily rate £450 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 951 1,594 1,117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.21% 18.17% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 1,216 875
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +8.25% +7.78%
10th Percentile £200 £163 £202
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 32
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +22.58% -28.74%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.61 £10.58
90th Percentile £34.30 £41.25 £29.75
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +8.33%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Central London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in Central London over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in Central London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor 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 20 January 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 +60 15 £450 +5.88% 3
Oracle RAC
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (81.25%) Oracle Database
3 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Data Guard
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (37.50%) Perl
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Banking
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Sybase
7 5 (31.25%) OCP
7 5 (31.25%) OCA
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
8 4 (25.00%) Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Public Sector

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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (6.25%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Fiddler
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Public Sector
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior DBA
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) System Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) E-business
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Perl
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) AWK
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (31.25%) OCA
1 5 (31.25%) OCP
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Data Guard
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Sybase
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp