The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 99 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.076% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category 3.52% 0.96% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£438 - £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £384
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.65
Oracle RAC
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
199 104 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.75% 7.94% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 51 44
Average daily rate £313 £280 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £404 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 27
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Manchester region.

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (68.75%) JBoss
2 11 (68.75%) J2EE
2 11 (68.75%) Apache Camel
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 7 (43.75%) PaaS
4 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) OSGi
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (18.75%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (18.75%) Informatica
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Maven
7 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Applications Architect
3 5 (31.25%) DBA
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (25.00%) Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) J2EE
1 11 (68.75%) Apache Camel
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
2 4 (25.00%) OSGi
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) VMware