The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 119 113
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.098% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 0.84% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £465 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.27% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £313 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £413 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £361 £401
% change year-on-year +21.96% -9.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 140 238 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.70% 11.70% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 141 106
Median daily rate £388 £390 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +24.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 23
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.23 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £18.65 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RAC in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +23 3 £480 +60.00% 1
Bradford - 1 £375 -
Oracle RAC
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) LDAP
1 3 (75.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Infoblox
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) VMware