Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 248 286 241
Rank change year-on-year +38 -45 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 23 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.27% 0.088% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 0.56% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 8
Central London median daily rate £450 £493 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.63% -6.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £404 £444 £403
90th Percentile £511 £547 £799
London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - £42.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year - -30.00% -

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 1,607 1,421 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 19.09% 15.57% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,233 1,119 650
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £213 £212 £178
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 44 19
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +29.77%
10th Percentile £12.76 £11.86 £12.88
90th Percentile £41.80 £25.00 £187.50
London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £21.33
% change year-on-year +5.00% -6.21% +42.17%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 +30 23 £450 -9.55% 3
Oracle RAC
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
3 17 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (73.91%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
6 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
7 8 (34.78%) Data Guard
8 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (30.43%) Linux
8 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) Banking
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) Replication
9 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
9 6 (26.09%) MySQL
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (26.09%) Big Data
10 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (21.74%) Perl
10 5 (21.74%) Solaris
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (21.74%) ETL
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager

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 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) Oracle Database
2 17 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (26.09%) Big Data
6 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (26.09%) MySQL
7 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2017
8 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (17.39%) Star Schema
9 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) DBA
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (26.09%) SQL DBA
4 5 (21.74%) Senior DBA
5 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) NoSQL Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Replication
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Solaris
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.04%) SUSE
5 3 (13.04%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (21.74%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
3 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
3 4 (17.39%) Data Security
3 4 (17.39%) Decision-Making
3 4 (17.39%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (17.39%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) System Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
4 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) OCP
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) OCA
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) KVM
1 3 (13.04%) RHEV
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Data Guard
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
4 1 (4.35%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Sybase
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow