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 27 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 40 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.09% - 1.62%
As % of the System Software category 15.69% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £401 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.48% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
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
51 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.35% 12.32% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 15
Median daily rate £530 £250 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Median hourly rate £8.50 £10.99 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.65% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) XSLT
3 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) Sybase
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) HTTP
3 6 (50.00%) NFS
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 6 (50.00%) Rendezvous
3 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
3 6 (50.00%) Intel
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp

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 6 (50.00%) Apache
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) FCoE
1 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
1 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) Multicast
1 6 (50.00%) NAS
1 6 (50.00%) SAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) HBase
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (41.67%) MariaDB
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) DBA
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (41.67%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
1 6 (50.00%) Rendezvous
1 6 (50.00%) XML
1 6 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Solaris
4 5 (41.67%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
5 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (50.00%) KVM
1 6 (50.00%) NFS
1 6 (50.00%) SRDF
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 6 (50.00%) EMC
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) Intel
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) Sybase
2 6 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) AppDynamics
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat