The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
England / South West
Rank 138 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 1 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.54% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.59% 6.69% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 1
Median daily rate - £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +18.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
170 239 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.31% 8.09% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 169 135
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £9.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £31.00 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.14% +55.55%

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Oracle RMAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 5 (71.43%) Unix
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) NetApp
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) NHS
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (14.29%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Unix Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (28.57%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) NetApp
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat