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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 86 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 3.40% 3.05% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £228 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -27.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £222 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £248 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -28.60%
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
147 131 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.46% 11.34% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 54 46
Average daily rate £351 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £361 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £26.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - - - -
Oracle RAC
North West

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) PMP
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) AS400
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) SOA
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Manager
1 2 (28.57%) DBA
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat