The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 45 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.43% 1.17% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 10.61% 9.09% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.08% -7.81%
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
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 55 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.47% 12.88% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 9
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £281 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -19.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 10 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Solaris
2 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) NFS
2 11 (73.33%) IBM
2 11 (73.33%) EMC
2 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 11 (73.33%) NetApp
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) SRDF
3 9 (60.00%) NAS
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas File System
4 6 (40.00%) Symmetrix
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) Sun
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (40.00%) Veritas
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) DNS
4 6 (40.00%) AIX
4 6 (40.00%) LDAP
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) Sybase

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) SAN
2 9 (60.00%) NAS
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) LDAP
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) FCoE
4 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (33.33%) HTTP
4 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (33.33%) Multicast
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (33.33%) HBase
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 7
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (26.67%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Server Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
1 5 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Symmetrix
2 4 (26.67%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Solaris
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) AIX
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE
3 4 (26.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) VMS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Benchmarking
1 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) NFS
1 11 (73.33%) SRDF
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) KVM
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Xen
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) EMC
2 11 (73.33%) IBM
2 11 (73.33%) NetApp
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Sun
3 6 (40.00%) Veritas
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) DataSynapse
4 5 (33.33%) Intel
4 5 (33.33%) Sybase
4 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (13.33%) AppDynamics