The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 86 72 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 6.14% 9.33% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£413 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £370 £384
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.65
Oracle RAC
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
114 75 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.78% 6.38% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 24
Average daily rate £325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £110 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £506 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £25.25 £12.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.41% -64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £11.30 £32.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £17.60 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (28.57%) ArcSDE
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (28.57%) GIS
6 2 (28.57%) ArcIMS
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (14.29%) ETL
7 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Informatica

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle RAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) ArcIMS
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSDE
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
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