The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 125 134 128
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.093% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 1.62% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £513 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.74% +9.37%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 241 309 253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 11.16% 10.97% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 188 142
Median daily rate £405 £403 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.55% +34.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £162 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 43
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.82% +0.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.20 £18.75
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RAC in Yorkshire

Oracle RAC
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
South Yorkshire -4 2 £513 +7.89%
Oracle RAC
England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) NFS
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) SRDF
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas File System
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
3 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) AIX
3 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 6 (54.55%) LDAP
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Symmetrix
3 6 (54.55%) Sun
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 5 (45.45%) NAS
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Replication
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) SUSE

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) LDAP
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) FCoE
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Server Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Symmetrix
2 4 (36.36%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) AIX
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) SUSE
3 4 (36.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) VMS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) NFS
1 7 (63.64%) SRDF
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas File System
2 6 (54.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) KVM
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) EMC
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) NetApp
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Sun
3 6 (54.55%) Veritas
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Intel
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase
5 1 (9.09%) TIBCO