The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 3 months to 28 March 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 46 43
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham - 0.81% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category - 10.81% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.11% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle RAC is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 42 37 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 11.90% 7.54% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 11
Median daily rate £363 £550 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.09% +58.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.21% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £9.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Nottingham

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) iPlanet

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (100.00%) iPlanet
1 2 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Chief Enterprise Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (100.00%) HP Storage
1 2 (100.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) OpenView
1 2 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) BEA
1 2 (100.00%) BMC
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Opsware
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware