Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 16 December 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 94 98
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.19% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 1.69% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £650 - £375
10th Percentile £625 - £363
90th Percentile £675 - £388
East of England median daily rate £431 £220 £375
% change year-on-year +96.02% -41.33% +47.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 198 178 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.44% 12.41% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 88 95
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +33.33%
10th Percentile £192 £186 £163
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £363 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 32
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.13% -23.33% -30.23%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.24 £10.58
90th Percentile £47.25 £17.40 £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.81 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.85% - -5.71%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Hertfordshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Hertfordshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in Hertfordshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Rickmansworth - 2 £650 -
Watford - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp