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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Rank 126 119 112
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 1.75% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £317 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
- +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
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
257 228 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.06% 8.59% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 114 81
Average daily rate £340 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Oracle RAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RAC across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -13 4 £317 -20.68% 1
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
8 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
8 2 (15.38%) High Availability
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.69%) Ada
9 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (7.69%) ERP
9 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 1 (7.69%) SOA
9 1 (7.69%) ETL
9 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) SAP
9 1 (7.69%) Web Services
9 1 (7.69%) ITIL

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (53.85%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) ArcIMS
3 1 (7.69%) ArcSDE
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
1 1 (7.69%) Siemens NX
1 1 (7.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (7.69%) BigMachines
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Primavera
2 1 (7.69%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 9 (69.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) GIS
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) DBA
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Database Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Itk
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
1 4 (30.77%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) CAD
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) PLM
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Ada
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau
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