The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RAC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank - 129 113
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category - 3.37% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Median daily rate - £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Oracle RAC
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
245 267 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.81% 8.17% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 108 148
Median daily rate £310 £300 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.71% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.25 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Oracle RAC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle RAC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Oracle RAC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) OCP
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 2 (25.00%) KVM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Multicast
2 1 (12.50%) NAS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (12.50%) HBase
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Rendezvous
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) HPUX
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
2 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) OCP
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) RHEV
2 1 (12.50%) SRDF
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) DataSynapse
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO