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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 47 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.57% 0.48% -
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 64 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.16% 15.20% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 5
Median daily rate £425 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £13.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
-0.43% -2.76%

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 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) NFS
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) SRDF
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas File System
3 6 (75.00%) Symmetrix
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) Sun
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) AIX
3 6 (75.00%) LDAP
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
4 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) NAS
5 4 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (50.00%) VMS
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) LDAP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) FCoE
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Multicast
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) HBase
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 7
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Symmetrix
2 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Solaris
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) SUSE
4 4 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (50.00%) Unix
4 4 (50.00%) VMS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) NFS
1 7 (87.50%) SRDF
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) KVM
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) NetApp
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Sun
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Intel
5 1 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (12.50%) TIBCO