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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 135 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 12 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.42% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 3.17% 4.48% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 13
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£325 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £184 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £365 £381
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -4.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.65
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
378 223 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.92% 9.28% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 96 104
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 53 39
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.98 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.13% -41.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £9.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.00 £33.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
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 2 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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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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 -23 11 £325 -25.71%
South Yorkshire -16 1 - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
4 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 10 (76.92%) Linux
4 10 (76.92%) SolarWinds
4 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
7 3 (23.08%) Clustering
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
9 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (7.69%) DB2
9 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (7.69%) Middleware
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.69%) ETL
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (7.69%) IBM
9 1 (7.69%) OCP

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) DB2
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle DBA
1 12 (92.31%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
3 1 (7.69%) DBA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
1 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) ETL
1 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) OCP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
2 10 (76.92%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) IBM