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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 100 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 3.57% 4.29% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £330 £393 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.97% +22.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.53% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 - £52.50
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
196 163 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.62% 9.81% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 71 57
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 21
Median hourly rate £12.28 £14.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% -4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.01 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £19.82 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.76%

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
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 4 May 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 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 6 (42.86%) Apache
4 6 (42.86%) Unix
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) JBoss
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 4 (28.57%) PaaS
6 4 (28.57%) OSGi
6 4 (28.57%) Apache Camel
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Apache
1 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DBA
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared DBA
4 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Apache Camel
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) OSGi
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) HPUX
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) OCP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat