The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 19 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.14% - 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 54.55% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 - £55.00
System Software Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.59% 8.86% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate £410 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.75 £9.77 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.32% -18.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £10.75 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Oracle RAC
West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Oracle RAC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (20.00%) HPUX
8 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (20.00%) Security Management
9 1 (10.00%) Replication
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (10.00%) E-business
9 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) DBA
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) E-business
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat