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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
England / North East
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.68% -
As % of the System Software category - 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
115 70 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.68% 7.93% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 48 39
Median daily rate £290 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £268 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.50 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.95% -47.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £9.28 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £14.40 £27.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) RHCE
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) KVM
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (50.00%) Compliance Management
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQLPlus
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) E-business
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft