Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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 of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 179 200
Rank change year-on-year -17 +21 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 9 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.18% 0.25% 0.084%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 1.81% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
East of England median daily rate £431 £341 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.37% -9.00% +29.31%
10th Percentile £413 £196 £363
90th Percentile £597 £479 £388
England median daily rate £450 £427 £400
% change year-on-year +5.32% +6.81% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
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 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 736 662 787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.51% 13.70% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 358 360
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +4.48% +21.82%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £132
90th Percentile £550 £497 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 89 178
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.13 £28.56 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in the East of England

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor 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 19 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
Bedfordshire -4 6 £425 +102.38% 1
Hertfordshire -15 3 £650 +44.44%
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 of England region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Exalytics
3 5 (55.56%) Private Cloud
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (55.56%) Migration
3 5 (55.56%) SOA
3 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
4 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Replication
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
7 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) DBA
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Exalytics
1 5 (55.56%) Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) SOA
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR