The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Oracle RAC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 100 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.056% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle RAC is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 127 167 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.73% 9.40% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 83 50
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 13
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in Manchester

Oracle RAC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Database Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat