Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 30 May 2020 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)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 120 128 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +80
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 5 0
As % of all contract jobs with a WFH option 0.086% 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £50.70 £55.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -7.82% +27.91% -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Work from Home
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 361 307 221
As % of all contract jobs with a WFH option 15.49% 13.06% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 217 156
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £325 £312 £226
90th Percentile £646 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Median hourly rate £66.00 £49.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.34% - -
Median hourly rate £19.17 £16.67 £15.86
% change year-on-year +14.98% +5.09% -0.88%

Oracle RAC
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Oracle RAC trend for jobs with a WFH option

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Oracle RAC.

Oracle RAC daily rate for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) OCP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Oracle DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) OCP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle