The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 25 31
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 2.62% 1.77%
As % of the System Software category - 16.67% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate
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- £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.87% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.83% 15.74% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 17
Average daily rate £278 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £145 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £14.25 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £25.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

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
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 30 July 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 - - - - 1
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (81.82%) Solaris
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Data Guard
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
7 1 (9.09%) AIX
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Security Management
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (9.09%) Clustering
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Retek
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
7 1 (9.09%) Middleware
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) DBA
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Solaris
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) Service Management
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) Security Management
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
1 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
1 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Retek
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat