The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 29 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 West 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 84 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +25
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.41% 0.92% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 5.79% 9.27% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £363
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.27%
System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
121 151 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.13% 9.95% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 51
Average daily rate £210 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £302 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 29
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £11.00 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.24% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bradford 0 2 £380 -13.63%
Leeds -2 1 - -
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (62.50%) Data Guard
4 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) Retail
9 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (25.00%) Firmware
9 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (18.75%) CommVault
10 3 (18.75%) E-business
10 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (12.50%) Finance
11 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (12.50%) UNIX
11 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
12 1 (6.25%) ITIL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) DBA
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) OVSD
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) CommVault
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Perforce