Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 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
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 534 368 468
Rank change year-on-year -166 +100 +129
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 41 33 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 1.35% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 33
10th Percentile £441 £268 £315
25th Percentile £528 £425 £390
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £619 £538 £488
90th Percentile £638 £585 £560
England median daily rate £575 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +35.29% -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 5,091 2,452 4,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.71% 13.88% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,808 1,813 3,290
10th Percentile £325 £306 £185
25th Percentile £463 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £653 £600 £600
90th Percentile £725 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 21 107
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.73 £12.76 £15.15
Median hourly rate £24.50 £23.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +6.52% +22.99% -1.58%
75th Percentile £36.71 £45.75 £22.00
90th Percentile £63.65 £60.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +3.13%

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -54 6 £625 +13.64% 3
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (90.24%) Oracle Database
3 26 (63.41%) Data Guard
4 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database 12c
5 23 (56.10%) SQL
6 22 (53.66%) Linux
6 22 (53.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
8 20 (48.78%) Finance
9 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
10 17 (41.46%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (39.02%) Replication
11 16 (39.02%) Windows
12 15 (36.59%) MySQL
13 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
14 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
14 13 (31.71%) Banking
14 13 (31.71%) High Availability
15 12 (29.27%) Sybase
15 12 (29.27%) Solaris
16 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
16 11 (26.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 11 (26.83%) Social Skills
17 10 (24.39%) Clustering
18 9 (21.95%) Oracle RMAN
18 9 (21.95%) Data Security
18 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
18 9 (21.95%) LDAP

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 (14.63%) Confluence
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) GitHub
2 7 (17.07%) AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Azure
3 2 (4.88%) GCP
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Nutanix
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.44%) Rubrik
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (90.24%) Oracle Database
2 25 (60.98%) Oracle Database 12c
3 22 (53.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 17 (41.46%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (36.59%) MySQL
6 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
7 11 (26.83%) MongoDB
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (12.20%) MariaDB
10 4 (9.76%) Big Data
10 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
10 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
11 3 (7.32%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
13 1 (2.44%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Subversion
1 8 (19.51%) TeamCity
2 6 (14.63%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.44%) Serena SBM
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 13 (31.71%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) Social Skills
4 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.44%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.44%) International Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) DBA
1 33 (80.49%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (24.39%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (7.32%) Senior DBA
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
5 2 (4.88%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared DBA
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (2.44%) Server Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.44%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (21.95%) LDAP
3 4 (9.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) Spring
4 2 (4.88%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Replication
2 10 (24.39%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 21 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (39.02%) Windows
4 12 (29.27%) Solaris
5 9 (21.95%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.44%) AIX
7 1 (2.44%) SUSE
7 1 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.44%) VMS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) High Availability
2 11 (26.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (21.95%) Data Security
4 8 (19.51%) Database Security
4 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (17.07%) Storage Management
6 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.63%) ITIL
6 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (12.20%) Project Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Strategic Roadmap
7 5 (12.20%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Validation
8 4 (9.76%) CI/CD
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Log Analytics
8 4 (9.76%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (9.76%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) PL/SQL
3 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
4 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.76%) Java
5 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Bash
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C#
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) OCP
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) GDPR
2 8 (19.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (9.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) NFS
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (63.41%) Data Guard
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (19.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.44%) Foglight
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) QRadar
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (51.22%) Red Hat
3 12 (29.27%) Sybase
4 5 (12.20%) EMC
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) BMC
7 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.44%) Google
7 1 (2.44%) Murex
7 1 (2.44%) OpenText
7 1 (2.44%) Qualys
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Serena
7 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.44%) Splunk