Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 April 2021 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 > London
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 414 413 541
Rank change year-on-year -1 +128 +48
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 26 54 80
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 1.52% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 54
10th Percentile £262 £390 £390
25th Percentile £438 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £463 £500
Median % change year-on-year +11.30% -7.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £583 £494 £647
90th Percentile £600 £525 £688
England median daily rate £456 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +1.39% -5.26% +5.56%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 3,111 3,556 6,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.16% 14.79% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,301 2,621 4,839
10th Percentile £343 £203 £210
25th Percentile £430 £388 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £670 £675
England median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 86 111
10th Percentile £12.73 £12.43 £13.00
25th Percentile £17.27 £15.25 £16.08
Median hourly rate £29.25 £18.85 £20.33
Median % change year-on-year +55.17% -7.26% +1.63%
75th Percentile £50.56 £25.00 £36.67
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.83 £47.09
England median hourly rate £18.54 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.33% +3.13% +0.88%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in London.

Daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in London

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle RAC in London over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in London

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle RAC in London.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in London

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
Central London +50 6 £550 +22.22% 1
West London - 2 £200 -
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) AWS
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
5 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (34.62%) Banking
6 8 (30.77%) Migration
6 8 (30.77%) NAS
6 8 (30.77%) SAN
6 8 (30.77%) Solaris
6 8 (30.77%) High Availability
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 7 (26.92%) Python
7 7 (26.92%) Azure
7 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (26.92%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (23.08%) Xen
8 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (23.08%) SLA
8 6 (23.08%) HP
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
8 6 (23.08%) Unix
8 6 (23.08%) KVM
8 6 (23.08%) Ansible
8 6 (23.08%) Docker
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (19.23%) IaaS

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Fuse
3 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Azure
3 5 (19.23%) GCP
3 5 (19.23%) GitHub
3 5 (19.23%) IaaS
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
4 4 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (15.38%) Serverless
4 4 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (11.54%) PaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) NAS
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) FCoE
2 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) Multicast
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) FTP
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
4 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
3 6 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (19.23%) MySQL
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 4 (15.38%) HBase
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Serena SBM
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) DBA
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (30.77%) Architect
4 7 (26.92%) Administrator
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Banking Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Chief Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (15.38%) Middleware
3 3 (11.54%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) JDBC
4 2 (7.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 2 (7.69%) HACMP
4 2 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Solaris
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
5 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.69%) HPUX
6 2 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (30.77%) High Availability
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
3 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (19.23%) E-business
4 5 (19.23%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (19.23%) Release Management
4 5 (19.23%) SOA
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Benchmarking
5 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Database Tuning
5 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) AWK
5 2 (7.69%) C
5 2 (7.69%) sed
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) RHCE
1 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
1 6 (23.08%) KVM
1 6 (23.08%) Xen
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) NFS
3 4 (15.38%) SRDF
3 4 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
4 2 (7.69%) OCFS2
4 2 (7.69%) Postfix
4 2 (7.69%) qmail
4 2 (7.69%) Samba
4 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas File System
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
2 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (15.38%) Data Guard
3 4 (15.38%) Foglight
3 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) Terraform
4 2 (7.69%) BladeLogic
4 2 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (7.69%) SELinux
5 1 (3.85%) Control-M
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.85%) QRadar
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Sybase
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Google
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) MuleSoft
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) BMC
5 3 (11.54%) IBM
6 2 (7.69%) Dell
6 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 2 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) CyberArk
7 1 (3.85%) Qualys
7 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.85%) Splunk