Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 143 139
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.16% 0.18% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 1.14% 1.56% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £450 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +30.91% -19.12%
10th Percentile £310 £425 £317
90th Percentile £370 £475 £366
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £51.25 £38.00 £38.68
% change year-on-year +34.87% -1.76% -16.82%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 437 384 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.58% 11.64% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 212 127
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +19.23% -5.80%
10th Percentile £186 £140 £153
90th Percentile £501 £525 £493
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 79
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.50 £9.90
90th Percentile £33.08 £20.44 £20.10
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in the East Midlands

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Derbyshire - 2 £318 -
Nottinghamshire +1 1 £363 -
Leicestershire -12 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) HPUX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) OpenView
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) Borland
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (60.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (60.00%) iPlanet
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) MQSeries
1 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) HPUX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) C-shell
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (60.00%) KVM
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Borland
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Cognos
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Opsware
2 3 (60.00%) PlateSpin
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat