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 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 67 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.22% 0.23% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.77% 5.41% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £400
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 Glasgow region.

System Software Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
53 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.96% 4.34% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 20
Average daily rate £325 £267 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.86% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £150 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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%) WebLogic
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (42.86%) Middleware
5 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (28.57%) Perl
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Solaris
6 2 (28.57%) Remedy
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
7 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 1 (14.29%) iPad
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (42.86%) Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Korn
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Informatica
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat