The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 35 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.10% 2.58% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 8.51% 15.87% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 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 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £37.65 -
% change year-on-year
+46.08% -
Oracle RAC
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 South Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.95% 16.28% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 10
Average daily rate £335 £265 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.41% -41.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £142 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £425 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £13.00 £13.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £35.00 £23.70
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 4 £190 -50.96%
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) Data Guard
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (44.44%) Solaris
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Retek
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Retek