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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 29 June 2022 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 185 163 142
Rank change year-on-year -22 -21 +78
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 6 4 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.99% 0.89% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
10th Percentile - £271 £333
25th Percentile £525 £404 £344
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £515 £375
Median % change year-on-year +9.28% +37.27% -16.67%
75th Percentile £599 £563 £419
90th Percentile £620 £608 £438
Central London median daily rate £563 £515 £413
% change year-on-year +9.28% +24.79% -8.33%

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 the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 605 451 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.04% 14.43% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 315 327
10th Percentile £271 £372 £239
25th Percentile £465 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £688 £638 £600
90th Percentile £771 £704 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £25.25 - £12.42
Median hourly rate £26.50 £23.00 £13.08
Median % change year-on-year +15.22% +75.91% -37.74%
75th Percentile £27.75 - £16.41
90th Percentile - - £19.62
Central London median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £13.44
% change year-on-year +16.25% +48.81% -36.00%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Sybase
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
General
1 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) CI/CD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Actifio
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase