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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 52 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RAC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.20% - 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% - 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £315
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 - - -

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 37 54 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 7.36% 9.44% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 34
Median daily rate £300 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £109 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £110.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -85.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

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

Oracle RAC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) OC4J
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Tru64
2 3 (75.00%) Law
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Oracle RAC
Top Related 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) DBA
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Tru64
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle