The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 69
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category - 3.23% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +18.62% -6.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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

Contract System Software Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 60 93 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 9.19% 13.29% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 27
Median daily rate £398 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.50% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £129 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £374 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Glasgow

Oracle RAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RAC in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Tru64
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) OC4J
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

Oracle RAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OC4J
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tru64
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle