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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 179 189 188
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 7 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.64% 2.34% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£430 £338 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.40% -7.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £389
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -
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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
427 512 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.61% 8.56% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 331 277
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £229 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 67
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £24.30 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.74% -11.42%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 15 (60.00%) Data Guard
5 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (56.00%) Banking
6 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (36.00%) VMware
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
8 8 (32.00%) Release Management
8 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (28.00%) XenServer
9 7 (28.00%) LANDesk
9 7 (28.00%) GlassFish
9 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (28.00%) Tivoli
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (28.00%) Citrix
9 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
9 7 (28.00%) JBoss
9 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) C
9 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (28.00%) GlassFish
2 7 (28.00%) JBoss
2 7 (28.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (56.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) DBA
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (32.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Flash
1 1 (4.00%) XML
1 1 (4.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Kindle
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (32.00%) Release Management
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Database Security
6 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Benchmarking
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) C
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) OCP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (28.00%) XenServer
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 7 (28.00%) Tivoli
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) LANDesk
3 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Cognos
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Sybase
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas