The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.54% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.80% -3.12%
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
29 51 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.15% 13.75% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £233 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £675 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle RAC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) GPFS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) VMware