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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 27 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.38% 4.69% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 15.79% 24.49% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
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£190 £388 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.96% +158.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.65 -
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
19 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 8.72% 19.14% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 24 10
Average daily rate £190 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £161 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £400 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +217.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (63.64%) Solaris
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) SLA
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) DBA
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle