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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 108 109
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.10% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category - 1.11% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £399 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.11% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 145 180 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.81% 9.31% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 106 89
Median daily rate £410 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £181 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 22
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.12% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £16.20 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in West Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Oracle RAC
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle