Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 223 248 220
Rank change year-on-year +25 -28 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 16 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.086% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 0.58% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 6
City of London median daily rate £425 £486 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.60% -23.73% +20.00%
10th Percentile £400 £436 £463
90th Percentile £470 £516 £806
Central London median daily rate £425 £488 £525
% change year-on-year -12.82% -7.14% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central 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 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 1,200 1,039 622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.55% 14.89% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 823 499
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £194 £225 £185
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 14
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.13 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.19% -11.05% +31.30%
10th Percentile £12.71 £11.64 £12.79
90th Percentile £43.04 £23.40 £169.88
Central London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year -1.88% -5.88% +29.77%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in the City of London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) Big Data
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) ETL
7 5 (31.25%) MySQL
7 5 (31.25%) Perl
7 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Replication
7 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
8 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (37.50%) Big Data
4 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (25.00%) Star Schema
7 3 (18.75%) MariaDB
7 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Sybase ASE
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Data Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) NoSQL Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Replication
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Analytics
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 4 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) System Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Data Security
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
5 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) OCA
1 1 (6.25%) OCP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (6.25%) RHCE
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) KVM
1 3 (18.75%) RHEV
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Data Guard
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow