Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 225 234
Rank change year-on-year -29 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 2.65% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 22
City of London median daily rate £498 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.06% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £486 £330 £400
90th Percentile £509 £725 £600
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
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 853 718 886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.92% 10.72% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 560 669
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.79%
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £662 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £484 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.88% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 35
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +8.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.25 £12.78
90th Percentile £27.33 £55.00 £30.52
Central London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.98
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.67% +12.38%

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 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 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SOA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) E-business
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion