Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 66 110
Rank change year-on-year -6 +44 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 12 20 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.48% 2.40% 2.10%
As % of the System Software category 6.70% 10.81% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 32
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £361 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.73% +25.65% -15.44%
10th Percentile £363 £301 £225
90th Percentile £538 £442 £365
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £361 £288
% change year-on-year +10.73% +25.65% -15.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 179 185 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.13% 22.18% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 133 463
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +4.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £298 £210 £205
90th Percentile £550 £488 £487
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £328 £312
% change year-on-year +29.77% +4.97% -10.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 68
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £11.25 £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.71% +10.71% +3.70%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.65 £10.79
90th Percentile £17.45 £44.25 £36.50
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.88 £31.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -61.69% +10.71% +3.70%

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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (91.67%) Shell Script
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) BMC
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (58.33%) XenApp
4 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 7 (58.33%) SCCM
4 7 (58.33%) SCOM
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (58.33%) Security Hardening
4 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
4 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory

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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (25.00%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DBA
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Server Support
4 2 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (58.33%) Security Hardening
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 4 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
6 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) SC Cleared
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) OCP
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) XenApp
1 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) SCCM
1 7 (58.33%) SCOM
1 7 (58.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (58.33%) vCenter Server
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (41.67%) Data Guard
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Ansible
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) 3PAR
2 7 (58.33%) BMC
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat