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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 123 119
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.21% 1.12% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £200 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.76% -50.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
165 267 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.42% 10.56% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 126 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.99 £16.10 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £16.90 £16.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 - 1 £400 -
Oracle RAC
UK

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (71.43%) OC4J
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (57.14%) Law
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) JBoss
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Tru64
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

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 5 (71.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (14.29%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Tru64
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Clusterware
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (14.29%) Simpana
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas