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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 78 59
Rank change year-on-year +38 -19  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 40 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.43% 2.96% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 7.46% 8.79% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 1
Median daily rate £410 £295 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.98% -32.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £363 £401
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 67 455 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.20% 33.63% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 276 37
Median daily rate £400 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £212 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £340 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 17
Median hourly rate £29.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +115.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £26.58 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £36.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) NAS
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Opsware
2 4 (80.00%) PlateSpin
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Grid Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) SAN

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 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
1 4 (80.00%) NAS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) FCoE
3 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) AIX Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Grid Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) HPUX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C-shell
1 2 (40.00%) Korn
1 2 (40.00%) Perl
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) OCP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) KVM
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Opsware
2 4 (80.00%) PlateSpin
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) Veritas
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) F5
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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