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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 124 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.076% 0.83% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 10.00% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -28.60%
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
250 190 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.51% 8.30% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 69
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £183 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 46
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.63 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.35 £8.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £35.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 22 December 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
South Yorkshire -5 1 £400 +6.66%
West Yorkshire -17 1 £450 +38.46% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Solaris
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Apache
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (16.67%) SOA
8 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (16.67%) Middleware
8 2 (16.67%) Security Management
8 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (8.33%) HTML
9 1 (8.33%) Java

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) FCoE
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (8.33%) Informix
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (8.33%) HBase
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) DBA
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Integrator
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Benchmarking
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) OCP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) SRDF
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
2 1 (8.33%) OVSD
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Intel
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Retek
3 1 (8.33%) Pegasus
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) DataSynapse
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco