Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 June 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)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 103 118
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 3 1 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.23% 0.077% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 1.11% 0.59% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 20
North East median daily rate £458 £310 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.58% +5.08% -40.40%
10th Percentile £384 £305 £225
90th Percentile £525 £315 £383
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
North East median hourly rate - - £36.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £60.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +66.67% -

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 270 170 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.93% 13.12% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 99 303
North East median daily rate £330 £340 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £224 £184 £208
90th Percentile £470 £500 £415
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 48
North East median hourly rate £15.20 £31.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.97% +10.71% +115.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.69 £11.21
90th Percentile £28.25 £40.00 £36.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.59% -1.56%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in the North East

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in the North East

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in the North East over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in the North East

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the North East region over the 6 months to 21 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -3 3 £458 +47.58%
Oracle RAC
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle