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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
North West / Manchester
Rank 92 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.074% 0.22% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.75% 2.74% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
133 146 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.90% 8.12% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 71 44
Median daily rate £350 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £172 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.12 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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 22 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Data Guard
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Stress Testing
6 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
7 2 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
7 2 (18.18%) EMC
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) AIX

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 (27.27%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) SQLPlus
5 1 (9.09%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Migration Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Migration Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Forms Developer
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Database Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) RESTful
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Stress Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sun