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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 100 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 3.61% 6.90% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £465 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
Oracle RAC
North West

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
194 174 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.71% 8.92% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 78 55
Median daily rate £348 £335 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £137 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 36
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -15.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.20 £10.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £17.50 £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 3 £465 -
Oracle RAC
North West

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
6 5 (35.71%) RESTful
6 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
8 3 (21.43%) Stress Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) SAN
8 3 (21.43%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) Windows
9 2 (14.29%) EMC
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
9 2 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
9 2 (14.29%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
10 1 (7.14%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (7.14%) Replication

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQLPlus
5 1 (7.14%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Forms Developer
1 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL Developer
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Migration Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Migration Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Database Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) RESTful
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stress Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Sun