The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Edinburgh region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 75 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.64% 0.20% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 8.89% 2.86% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £450 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +200.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -27.27%
System Software Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
90 70 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.18% 7.09% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 22
Average daily rate £338 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £125 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Oracle RAC
Scotland

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 14 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (90.91%) Data Guard
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) AIX
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (18.18%) MySQL
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) SCOM
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Exadata
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) DBA
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas
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