Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 10 July 2020 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 of England
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 182 193
Rank change year-on-year +71 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 13 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 2.36% 2.37% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Median daily rate £470 £413 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.94% -19.51% +64.00%
10th Percentile £422 £300 £431
90th Percentile £514 £638 £534
England median daily rate £450 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £55.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +34.15% -31.67%

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 296 548 633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.90% 12.79% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 311 341
Median daily rate £375 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.18% +11.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £135 £158 £150
90th Percentile £550 £620 £563
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 65
Median hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £16.36 £10.79 £11.68
90th Percentile £65.41 £64.88 £37.25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +3.13%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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
Essex +32 7 £470 +13.94%
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (28.57%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (14.29%) Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (14.29%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) DBA
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle