Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +62
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% - -
As % of the System Software category 3.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median daily rate £400 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £373
% change year-on-year - +20.81% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £38.00 -

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 Kent with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 57 59 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.73% 11.82% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 38
Kent median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £145 £135 £120
90th Percentile £500 £638 £500
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +136.84% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £42.75 £11.80 £12.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £21.95 £17.00
South East median hourly rate £16.71 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.37% -14.29% +14.75%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Kent

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Kent

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 21 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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
Oracle RAC
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Database Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Siebel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware