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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 138 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 8 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% 3.13% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £339 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £444 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.22% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £52.50
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
520 256 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.89% 8.79% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 115 110
Median daily rate £330 £320 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £115 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 20
Median hourly rate £37.25 £29.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% +56.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £11.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £110.00 £27.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Oracle RAC Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -2 3 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 3 £320 -
Stirling +1 1 £500 +12.61%
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
4 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (54.55%) OCP
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (54.55%) Solaris
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
7 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) ITIL
7 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (27.27%) Unix
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
9 2 (18.18%) KVM
9 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (18.18%) SAN
9 2 (18.18%) Middleware
9 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
9 2 (18.18%) VMware
9 2 (18.18%) MySQL
9 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 2 (18.18%) LAN
9 2 (18.18%) WAN
10 1 (9.09%) DHCP

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 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) FCoE
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) Multicast
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (9.09%) HBase
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DBA
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) HPUX
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) OCP
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) KVM
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
2 1 (9.09%) RHEV
2 1 (9.09%) SRDF
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (27.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO