The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 172 217 215
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 26 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 4.47% 1.74% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 8
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£300 £413 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
582 690 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.01% 9.56% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 452 350
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 48 54
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £14.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.35 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RMAN Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the City of London region.

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle RMAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the City of London region.

Oracle RMAN Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle RMAN 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 RMAN.

1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (69.57%) Linux
3 31 (67.39%) Banking
4 29 (63.04%) Shell Script
5 27 (58.70%) Oracle Database
6 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 24 (52.17%) PowerShell
7 23 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (47.83%) Data Guard
9 21 (45.65%) WebSphere
9 21 (45.65%) ITIL
10 20 (43.48%) Tivoli
10 20 (43.48%) VMware
11 19 (41.30%) Release Management
11 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
12 18 (39.13%) C
12 18 (39.13%) JBoss
12 18 (39.13%) Tomcat
12 18 (39.13%) ISO 9001
12 18 (39.13%) Citrix
12 18 (39.13%) GlassFish
12 18 (39.13%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (39.13%) LANDesk
12 18 (39.13%) XenServer
12 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (36.96%) UNIX
14 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
14 16 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
15 14 (30.43%) SQL
16 13 (28.26%) Windows

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle RMAN 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 RMAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (45.65%) WebSphere
2 19 (41.30%) WebLogic
3 18 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 18 (39.13%) GlassFish
4 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (58.70%) Oracle Database
2 23 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (19.57%) RDBMS
4 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (4.35%) MySQL
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Toad
General
1 31 (67.39%) Banking
2 12 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.35%) International Banking
6 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Administrator
2 21 (45.65%) DBA
3 19 (41.30%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (19.57%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.52%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Senior DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) XML
2 3 (6.52%) XSD
3 2 (4.35%) JDBC
3 2 (4.35%) ODBC
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.17%) Flash
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) Kindle
3 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) UNIX
3 13 (28.26%) Windows
4 7 (15.22%) Solaris
5 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITIL
2 19 (41.30%) Release Management
3 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (15.22%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Database Security
5 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) ETL
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.17%) High Availability
7 1 (2.17%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.17%) Analytics
7 1 (2.17%) Content Management
7 1 (2.17%) SOA
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) Shell Script
2 24 (52.17%) PowerShell
3 18 (39.13%) C
4 14 (30.43%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.87%) Perl
7 4 (8.70%) Java
7 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.17%) OCP
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (39.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle RAC
1 18 (39.13%) XenServer
1 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 22 (47.83%) Data Guard
2 20 (43.48%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (43.48%) VMware
4 18 (39.13%) JBoss
4 18 (39.13%) Citrix
4 18 (39.13%) LANDesk
5 9 (19.57%) BMC
6 5 (10.87%) Cyber-Ark
6 5 (10.87%) Sybase
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) Cognos
8 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) Veritas
8 2 (4.35%) Sun
9 1 (2.17%) EMC