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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 143 123 96
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.078% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 0.99% 0.89% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 16
Average daily rate £410 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £400 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
- +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.45
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
302 225 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.39% 8.77% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 120 88
Average daily rate £393 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 38
Average hourly rate £12.05 £12.46 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +8.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.15 £16.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
West Yorkshire - 2 £399 -
South Yorkshire -7 1 £450 +12.50% 3
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Korn
3 4 (57.14%) Pega
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Clustering

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Middleware Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
1 4 (57.14%) Korn
1 4 (57.14%) Perl
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Pega
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds