The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 135 140 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 10 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.35% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 3.00% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Median daily rate £463 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £314 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £469 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Oracle RAC
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
350 400 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.10% 12.68% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 205 96
Median daily rate £425 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 56 52
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.42 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.78% -18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.43 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +3 8 £488 -
West Yorkshire -5 1 £430 +32.15%
North Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
5 8 (42.11%) Solaris
5 8 (42.11%) Banking
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) NetApp
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) NAS
7 6 (31.58%) SRDF
7 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
7 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Xen
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (31.58%) HBase
7 6 (31.58%) FCoE
7 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
7 6 (31.58%) Multicast
7 6 (31.58%) KVM
7 6 (31.58%) TIBCO
7 6 (31.58%) Rendezvous
7 6 (31.58%) Middleware

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 6 (31.58%) Apache
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Coherence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) NAS
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) FCoE
2 6 (31.58%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 6 (31.58%) iSCSI
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) Multicast
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (31.58%) HBase
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (26.32%) MariaDB
4 5 (26.32%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.26%) DB2
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DBA
2 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
1 6 (31.58%) Rendezvous
1 6 (31.58%) XML
1 6 (31.58%) XSLT
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Solaris
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) AIX
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) SUSE
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Benchmarking
3 5 (26.32%) Database Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Logistics
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 6 (31.58%) KVM
2 6 (31.58%) NFS
2 6 (31.58%) SRDF
2 6 (31.58%) Xen
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) NetApp
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) DataSynapse
3 6 (31.58%) EMC
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Intel
3 6 (31.58%) Sybase
3 6 (31.58%) TIBCO
4 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas