The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South West region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 133 108 125
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.32% 2.99% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £385 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
317 201 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.34% 9.38% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 113 123
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.79 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £23.75 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Oracle RMAN
England

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RMAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle RMAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle RMAN Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle RMAN
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - - - - 1
Oracle RMAN
England

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 23 (88.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (88.46%) Data Guard
4 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (80.77%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
6 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (69.23%) T-SQL
7 18 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
9 16 (61.54%) SLA
9 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
10 12 (46.15%) Clustering
11 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (23.08%) Statistics
13 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
14 5 (19.23%) Linux
14 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
15 4 (15.38%) Finance
15 4 (15.38%) Replication
16 3 (11.54%) SAN
16 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
16 3 (11.54%) UNIX
16 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
16 3 (11.54%) Perl

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 23 (88.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (84.62%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (69.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.85%) TKPROF
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) OLTP
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) DBA
2 17 (65.38%) SQL DBA
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Database Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior DBA
7 1 (3.85%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) JPA
2 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (23.08%) Statistics
3 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (15.38%) Replication
5 1 (3.85%) Grid Computing
5 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) BPEL
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) RUP
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) OOD
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) PL/SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) sed
6 1 (3.85%) AWK
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) OCP
4 1 (3.85%) OCA
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 23 (88.46%) Data Guard
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) HP