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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 95 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 13 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.14% 0.51% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 4.83% 4.65% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Median daily rate £273 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.42% -5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £369
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
Oracle RAC
Tyne and Wear

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
269 86 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 23.53% 10.96% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 42 23
Median daily rate £320 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £286 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £635 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £23.40 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (96.23%) ITIL
3 43 (81.13%) Linux
3 43 (81.13%) Red Hat
4 42 (79.25%) AIX
5 41 (77.36%) HP
5 41 (77.36%) EMC
5 41 (77.36%) SAN
5 41 (77.36%) EMC NetWorker
6 40 (75.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 39 (73.58%) Clustering
8 37 (69.81%) High Availability
8 37 (69.81%) KVM
9 36 (67.92%) RHCE
9 36 (67.92%) Service Delivery
9 36 (67.92%) Compliance Management
10 34 (64.15%) Security Cleared
11 32 (60.38%) SLA
12 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
13 21 (39.62%) IBM
14 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle RMAN
15 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
15 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
15 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
15 10 (18.87%) OCP
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle Certification
15 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
16 9 (16.98%) Capacity Management
16 9 (16.98%) Degree

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.77%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.77%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 41 (77.36%) SAN
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.77%) FTP
3 2 (3.77%) LDAP
3 2 (3.77%) NAS
3 2 (3.77%) SSH
4 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (1.89%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.87%) RDBMS
2 10 (18.87%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Administrator
2 20 (37.74%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (33.96%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (24.53%) Support Engineer
5 12 (22.64%) Linux Support
6 10 (18.87%) DBA
7 9 (16.98%) Linux Support Engineer
7 9 (16.98%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (16.98%) Server Support
8 6 (11.32%) Linux Server Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Server Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Server Support Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.43%) Linux Specialist
10 3 (5.66%) Server Administrator
11 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) JSP
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (73.58%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
2 2 (3.77%) HP Storage
2 2 (3.77%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (81.13%) Linux
2 42 (79.25%) AIX
3 40 (75.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Solaris
4 4 (7.55%) Unix
5 3 (5.66%) Windows
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.89%) Debian
7 1 (1.89%) HPUX
7 1 (1.89%) SUSE
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (96.23%) ITIL
2 37 (69.81%) High Availability
3 36 (67.92%) Compliance Management
3 36 (67.92%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.98%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.77%) Project Management
5 2 (3.77%) QMS
5 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.89%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.89%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) Java
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (67.92%) RHCE
2 34 (64.15%) Security Cleared
3 25 (47.17%) SC Cleared
4 10 (18.87%) DV Cleared
4 10 (18.87%) OCP
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle Certification
5 9 (16.98%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (60.38%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) KVM
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) RHEV
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (77.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.77%) OpenView
3 2 (3.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (81.13%) Red Hat
3 41 (77.36%) EMC
3 41 (77.36%) HP
4 21 (39.62%) IBM
5 4 (7.55%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.77%) BEA
6 2 (3.77%) BMC
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) Cognos
6 2 (3.77%) F5
6 2 (3.77%) NetApp
6 2 (3.77%) Opsware
6 2 (3.77%) Qualys
6 2 (3.77%) Sun
6 2 (3.77%) Symantec
6 2 (3.77%) Veritas
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft