Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 122 101
Rank change year-on-year +52 -21 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 19 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.18% 1.53% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 11.31% 5.75% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £363 £280 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.46% -17.65% +11.02%
10th Percentile £300 £223 £310
90th Percentile £445 £322 £501
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £280 £340
% change year-on-year +29.46% -17.65% +11.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

Oracle RAC is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 168 591 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.27% 26.62% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 398 79
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £218 £205 £212
90th Percentile £550 £479 £638
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 63 26
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +2.75% -0.91%
10th Percentile £9.50 £12.95 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £29.50 £40.88
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +3.70% +21.35%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (73.68%) Clustering
3 13 (68.42%) High Availability
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
5 10 (52.63%) Data Guard
5 10 (52.63%) Perl
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 8 (42.11%) NAS
7 8 (42.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (42.11%) Opsware
7 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
7 8 (42.11%) SUSE
7 8 (42.11%) VMware
7 8 (42.11%) Unix
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) AIX
7 8 (42.11%) HPUX
7 8 (42.11%) Solaris
7 8 (42.11%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (42.11%) MQSeries
7 8 (42.11%) LDAP
7 8 (42.11%) Cognos

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (42.11%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (42.11%) MQSeries
1 8 (42.11%) OpenStack
1 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) Apache
2 7 (36.84%) iPlanet
2 7 (36.84%) JBoss
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LDAP
1 8 (42.11%) NAS
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) FCoE
3 4 (21.05%) iSCSI
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle Database
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (21.05%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DBA
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared DBA
3 5 (26.32%) AIX Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Grid Computing
3 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) AIX
1 8 (42.11%) HPUX
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
1 8 (42.11%) Solaris
1 8 (42.11%) SUSE
1 8 (42.11%) Unix
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) High Availability
2 7 (36.84%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 4 (21.05%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) C-shell
3 4 (21.05%) Korn
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.26%) OCP
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Hyper-V
1 8 (42.11%) KVM
1 8 (42.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 8 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Data Guard
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (42.11%) NetBackup
3 8 (42.11%) OpenView
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) Cognos
2 8 (42.11%) Opsware
2 8 (42.11%) PlateSpin
2 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
2 8 (42.11%) Sun
2 8 (42.11%) Veritas
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) F5
3 7 (36.84%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Sybase
5 3 (15.79%) Borland