The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 590 553 542
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 60 102 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.00% 2.02% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 53 68
Median daily rate £375 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5986 5061 4735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.03% 8.66% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3859 3096 2758
Median daily rate £450 £405 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 164 159
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.41% +11.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK.

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK.

Oracle RMAN Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 59 £375 - 5
London -28 21 £400 -11.11% 2
South West +17 10 £375 -0.99%
Bristol - 9 £375 -
Yorkshire 0 8 £438 +34.61%
East of England +17 6 £300 -35.13% 1
Essex +9 5 £298 -35.56%
West Yorkshire -1 5 £438 +34.61%
South East -10 5 - - 1
North East -18 5 £300 -52.75%
Tyne and Wear -22 5 £300 -52.75%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 5 £300 -52.75%
Brentwood +11 3 £298 -
South Yorkshire 0 3 £438 -
Hampshire -2 3 - - 1
Sheffield -7 3 £438 -
Leeds -1 2 £450 +38.46%
West Sussex -4 2 - -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Worthing - 2 - -
City of London +30 1 - - 1
Southampton +10 1 - -
Gloucestershire +5 1 £388 -4.90%
North West -1 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 - -
Northern Ireland -7 1 - -
Belfast -10 1 - -
County Antrim -10 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 171 (98.84%) Oracle
2 141 (81.50%) Oracle Database
3 92 (53.18%) Data Guard
4 82 (47.40%) SQL
5 76 (43.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 73 (42.20%) Unix
6 73 (42.20%) Linux
7 71 (41.04%) Oracle RAC
8 61 (35.26%) PL/SQL
9 55 (31.79%) Performance Tuning
10 52 (30.06%) SQL Server
10 52 (30.06%) Shell Script
11 49 (28.32%) Solaris
12 44 (25.43%) Oracle Database 12c
13 40 (23.12%) Oracle Certification
14 34 (19.65%) OCP
15 33 (19.08%) Security Cleared
16 32 (18.50%) Finance
17 31 (17.92%) SC Cleared
18 30 (17.34%) Clustering
19 28 (16.18%) RDBMS
19 28 (16.18%) Relational Database
20 25 (14.45%) High Availability
20 25 (14.45%) Veritas
21 23 (13.29%) Replication
21 23 (13.29%) Oracle Database 10g
21 23 (13.29%) ITIL
22 22 (12.72%) MySQL
22 22 (12.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 21 (12.14%) NetBackup

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.47%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.31%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.58%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (3.47%) SimCorp Dimension
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) SAN
2 8 (4.62%) Network Security
3 4 (2.31%) DNS
3 4 (2.31%) Firewall
4 3 (1.73%) Internet
5 2 (1.16%) DHCP
5 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.58%) HTTP
6 1 (0.58%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.58%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (81.50%) Oracle Database
2 76 (43.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 52 (30.06%) SQL Server
4 44 (25.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 28 (16.18%) RDBMS
5 28 (16.18%) Relational Database
6 23 (13.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (12.72%) MySQL
8 17 (9.83%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (6.94%) NoSQL
10 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
12 7 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (3.47%) VLDB
14 5 (2.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Toad
2 4 (2.31%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (18.50%) Finance
2 8 (4.62%) Banking
2 8 (4.62%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.89%) Games
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) French Language
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 143 (82.66%) DBA
2 125 (72.25%) Oracle DBA
3 47 (27.17%) Administrator
4 23 (13.29%) SQL DBA
5 15 (8.67%) SC Cleared DBA
5 15 (8.67%) Unix Administrator
6 10 (5.78%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (5.20%) Senior DBA
7 9 (5.20%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.62%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 4 (2.31%) Developer
9 4 (2.31%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (2.31%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 4 (2.31%) Unix Engineer
10 2 (1.16%) Consultant
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (1.16%) Project Manager
10 2 (1.16%) Solaris Engineer
10 2 (1.16%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (3.47%) .NET
3 5 (2.89%) Castor
4 3 (1.73%) Oracle Streams
5 2 (1.16%) WSDL
6 1 (0.58%) COM
6 1 (0.58%) Middleware
6 1 (0.58%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.58%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.34%) Clustering
2 23 (13.29%) Replication
3 11 (6.36%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.47%) Freedom of Information
5 6 (3.47%) Freedom of Information Act
5 6 (3.47%) NHS
6 4 (2.31%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.31%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.16%) HACMP
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (42.20%) Linux
1 73 (42.20%) Unix
2 49 (28.32%) Solaris
3 20 (11.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (10.98%) Windows
5 15 (8.67%) AIX
6 11 (6.36%) HPUX
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.58%) SUSE
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.79%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (14.45%) High Availability
3 23 (13.29%) ITIL
4 19 (10.98%) DevOps
4 19 (10.98%) Migration
5 16 (9.25%) Capacity Management
6 14 (8.09%) ETL
6 14 (8.09%) Project Management
7 13 (7.51%) Change Control
7 13 (7.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.94%) Database Tuning
9 10 (5.78%) Change Management
10 9 (5.20%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (5.20%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.62%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.05%) CRM
12 7 (4.05%) Database Security
13 6 (3.47%) ERP
13 6 (3.47%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 82 (47.40%) SQL
2 61 (35.26%) PL/SQL
3 52 (30.06%) Shell Script
4 13 (7.51%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.36%) Java
6 9 (5.20%) Korn
7 7 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 5 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.31%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.31%) PHP
9 4 (2.31%) Python
10 3 (1.73%) Perl
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (23.12%) Oracle Certification
2 34 (19.65%) OCP
3 33 (19.08%) Security Cleared
4 31 (17.92%) SC Cleared
5 14 (8.09%) Degree
6 3 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.58%) MCSE
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.73%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 71 (41.04%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (7.51%) Oracle Clusterware
3 7 (4.05%) Corosync
4 5 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.73%) SRDF
6 3 (1.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 92 (53.18%) Data Guard
2 22 (12.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (12.14%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.05%) Pacemaker
4 7 (4.05%) Puppet
4 7 (4.05%) SCOM
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Ansible
8 1 (0.58%) Foglight
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 171 (98.84%) Oracle
2 25 (14.45%) Veritas
3 18 (10.40%) NetApp
3 18 (10.40%) Red Hat
4 17 (9.83%) Symantec
5 12 (6.94%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.78%) SimCorp
7 5 (2.89%) EMC
7 5 (2.89%) VMware
8 4 (2.31%) Endeca
9 3 (1.73%) HP
10 2 (1.16%) IBM
10 2 (1.16%) SAP
10 2 (1.16%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.58%) CA
11 1 (0.58%) Imperva
11 1 (0.58%) Infor
11 1 (0.58%) Netezza
11 1 (0.58%) Remedy