The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 57 68 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 2.70% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £370 £369
% change year-on-year
+12.16% +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
67 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.39% 8.22% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 34 20
Median daily rate £250 £325 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £189 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +4.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Oracle RAC Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) OCP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) KVM
4 1 (25.00%) RHEV
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) OC4J
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) OCP
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) RHEV
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware