The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 56 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.01% - 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 10.20% - 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £210
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year
+86.44% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
49 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.88% 7.50% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 17
Average daily rate £320 £226 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.43% -6.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £124 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £300 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
3 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
4 5 (55.56%) UNIX
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
4 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Solaris
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) AquaLogic
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Thin Client
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
1 5 (55.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 4 (44.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Service Management
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 4 (44.44%) KVM
2 4 (44.44%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Red Hat
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (33.33%) HP