Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 88
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category - 0.56% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Essex median daily rate - £450 -
East of England median daily rate £431 £341 £375
% change year-on-year +26.37% -9.00% +29.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 119 179 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.14% 20.55% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 93 64
Essex median daily rate £359 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.45% -21.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £131 £163 £122
90th Percentile £553 £448 £526
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.48% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 56 65
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.10
90th Percentile £35.45 £33.08 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Essex

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Essex

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in Essex