The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 99 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 3.57% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £533 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +113.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £399
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £55.00
Oracle RAC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
295 84 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.30% 8.75% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 33 57
Median daily rate £310 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £533 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 12
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £12.88 £21.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £46.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.85
% change year-on-year
- -5.04%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear -33 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (92.31%) ITIL
3 21 (80.77%) AIX
3 21 (80.77%) Linux
3 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
4 20 (76.92%) SAN
4 20 (76.92%) HP
4 20 (76.92%) EMC
4 20 (76.92%) EMC NetWorker
4 20 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (73.08%) High Availability
5 19 (73.08%) KVM
5 19 (73.08%) Compliance Management
5 19 (73.08%) RHCE
5 19 (73.08%) Service Delivery
5 19 (73.08%) Clustering
6 14 (53.85%) SLA
7 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (42.31%) IBM
9 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
12 4 (15.38%) Degree
12 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
12 4 (15.38%) OCP
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Certification

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Administrator
2 10 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Linux Support
4 6 (23.08%) DBA
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (23.08%) Server Support
5 5 (19.23%) Linux Support Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Support Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Linux Server Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
8 1 (3.85%) SQL DBA
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) AIX
1 21 (80.77%) Linux
2 20 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) ITIL
2 19 (73.08%) Compliance Management
2 19 (73.08%) High Availability
2 19 (73.08%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) BCP
4 1 (3.85%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (3.85%) E-business
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) RHCE
2 13 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 4 (15.38%) OCP
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (76.92%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (7.69%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
3 20 (76.92%) EMC
3 20 (76.92%) HP
4 11 (42.31%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft