Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Oracle RAC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RAC over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 126 120
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.034% 0.046% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.43% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Edinburgh median daily rate - £430 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.88% +21.48%
Scotland median daily rate - £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Oracle RAC is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 269 231 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.25% 10.71% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 116 78
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £147 £129 £125
90th Percentile £600 £475 £507
Scotland median daily rate £375 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.84% -3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.49% -23.53% +112.50%
10th Percentile £15.30 £15.35 £24.05
90th Percentile £41.00 £36.25 £37.55
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.75% +18.25%

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Oracle RAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Edinburgh

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle