The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 511 471 527
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +56
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 90 104 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.69% 2.03% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 39 45
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£363 £365 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5325 5115 4873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.61% 9.62% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3003 2634 2354
Average daily rate £325 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 618 581 607
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.71
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +4.72%

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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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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
England -30 86 £363 -6.45% 29
London +41 56 £350 -12.43% 20
City of London +51 29 £300 -22.58% 12
South East -7 18 £425 +6.25% 4
Hampshire -12 13 £433 +23.13% 3
West Midlands -17 4 £350 +27.27%
Scotland -21 4 £400 +8.10%
Havant -1 3 £450 -
East of England -15 3 £350 - 2
Berkshire +5 2 £425 -5.55% 1
Solihull +4 2 - -
Yorkshire -9 2 £190 -44.52% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £350 - 1
Malvern - 2 £350 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Cambridge - 2 £350 - 1
Leeds +4 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -8 1 - - 1
North West -8 1 - - 1
Manchester -9 1 - -
Glasgow -16 1 £400 +6.66%
South West -37 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £275 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £190 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £275 -
Sheffield - 1 £190 -
Southampton - 1 £349 -
Telford - - - -

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 235 (100.00%) Oracle
2 215 (91.49%) Oracle Database
3 172 (73.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 163 (69.36%) Data Guard
5 148 (62.98%) Oracle RAC
6 140 (59.57%) SQL
7 130 (55.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 108 (45.96%) Linux
9 102 (43.40%) Performance Tuning
10 93 (39.57%) PL/SQL
11 92 (39.15%) SQL Server
12 85 (36.17%) UNIX
13 73 (31.06%) Shell Script
14 56 (23.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 53 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 52 (22.13%) WebLogic
17 51 (21.70%) Finance
18 47 (20.00%) Solaris
19 45 (19.15%) ITIL
20 44 (18.72%) Windows
21 42 (17.87%) Microsoft
21 42 (17.87%) Replication
22 41 (17.45%) T-SQL
23 39 (16.60%) Red Hat
23 39 (16.60%) Banking
23 39 (16.60%) Relational Database
24 38 (16.17%) Oracle Database 12c
24 38 (16.17%) RDBMS
25 37 (15.74%) Oracle Reports
25 37 (15.74%) SQL Server 2005

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 52 (22.13%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.81%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.53%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.53%) GlassFish
4 10 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (3.83%) Apache
6 5 (2.13%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.85%) MS Office
2 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (7.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.11%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.55%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.36%) SAN
2 8 (3.40%) LDAP
3 6 (2.55%) DNS
4 5 (2.13%) DHCP
5 4 (1.70%) Internet
6 2 (0.85%) Firewall
6 2 (0.85%) LAN
6 2 (0.85%) NAS
7 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (91.49%) Oracle Database
2 172 (73.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 130 (55.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 92 (39.15%) SQL Server
5 53 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (16.60%) Relational Database
7 38 (16.17%) Oracle Database 12c
7 38 (16.17%) RDBMS
8 37 (15.74%) Oracle Reports
8 37 (15.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 35 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (12.77%) Oracle9i Database
11 18 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
11 18 (7.66%) Oracle Exadata
12 16 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (6.38%) SQLPlus
14 14 (5.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (5.11%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (5.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.96%) Toad
2 12 (5.11%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.70%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.85%) Subversion
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 51 (21.70%) Finance
2 39 (16.60%) Banking
3 11 (4.68%) Retail
4 4 (1.70%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.28%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.85%) International Banking
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 194 (82.55%) DBA
2 165 (70.21%) Oracle DBA
3 57 (24.26%) Administrator
4 49 (20.85%) SQL DBA
5 26 (11.06%) SQL Server DBA
6 14 (5.96%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 14 (5.96%) Senior DBA
7 10 (4.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 8 (3.40%) Consultant
8 8 (3.40%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (2.98%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (2.55%) Server Administrator
10 6 (2.55%) Sybase DBA
11 5 (2.13%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.13%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.13%) Architect
11 5 (2.13%) Developer
11 5 (2.13%) Infrastructure Architect
12 3 (1.28%) Server Support
12 3 (1.28%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.38%) Middleware
2 10 (4.26%) XML
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle Streams
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.70%) HTML
4 4 (1.70%) XSD
5 3 (1.28%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.85%) JDBC
6 2 (0.85%) XSLT
6 2 (0.85%) ODBC
6 2 (0.85%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.85%) .NET
6 2 (0.85%) JPA
7 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.87%) Replication
2 36 (15.32%) Clustering
3 9 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.98%) Statistics
4 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.13%) LPAR
5 5 (2.13%) Firmware
6 4 (1.70%) HACMP
6 4 (1.70%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.28%) PKI
8 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.85%) W3C
9 1 (0.43%) DTV
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 108 (45.96%) Linux
2 85 (36.17%) UNIX
3 47 (20.00%) Solaris
4 44 (18.72%) Windows
5 35 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (10.21%) AIX
7 11 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.55%) HPUX
9 5 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.28%) CentOS
10 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (43.40%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (19.15%) ITIL
3 22 (9.36%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (8.09%) SOA
6 14 (5.96%) Migration
6 14 (5.96%) Release Management
6 14 (5.96%) Performance Analysis
7 12 (5.11%) Data Modelling
8 11 (4.68%) Change Management
9 10 (4.26%) High Availability
10 9 (3.83%) Data Management
11 8 (3.40%) Service Management
12 7 (2.98%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (2.98%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (2.55%) Capacity Management
13 6 (2.55%) ETL
13 6 (2.55%) Problem Management
13 6 (2.55%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 140 (59.57%) SQL
2 93 (39.57%) PL/SQL
3 73 (31.06%) Shell Script
4 41 (17.45%) T-SQL
5 28 (11.91%) Perl
6 26 (11.06%) PowerShell
7 17 (7.23%) C
8 10 (4.26%) Korn
9 8 (3.40%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.40%) Java
10 2 (0.85%) C#
10 2 (0.85%) VBScript
10 2 (0.85%) VB
10 2 (0.85%) XPath
10 2 (0.85%) AWK
11 1 (0.43%) sed
11 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 31 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 20 (8.51%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (8.09%) OCP
5 13 (5.53%) Degree
6 9 (3.83%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.70%) OCA
8 3 (1.28%) RHCE
8 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.94%) SLA
2 13 (5.53%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.85%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 148 (62.98%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (6.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.53%) XenServer
4 7 (2.98%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.13%) SRDF
6 4 (1.70%) vSphere
6 4 (1.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.70%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.43%) Xen
8 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 163 (69.36%) Data Guard
2 56 (23.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 25 (10.64%) Tivoli
4 12 (5.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (5.11%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (3.40%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.40%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (2.98%) SCOM
6 7 (2.98%) Legato
7 5 (2.13%) Oracle Statspack
8 4 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.28%) SCCM
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (1.28%) Control-M
9 3 (1.28%) Foglight
10 1 (0.43%) OVSD
10 1 (0.43%) OpenView
10 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 235 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (17.87%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.60%) Red Hat
4 20 (8.51%) VMware
5 19 (8.09%) EMC
6 18 (7.66%) BMC
7 13 (5.53%) Citrix
7 13 (5.53%) JBoss
7 13 (5.53%) LANDesk
8 12 (5.11%) Veritas
9 10 (4.26%) Sybase
10 8 (3.40%) IBM
10 8 (3.40%) HP
11 6 (2.55%) SAP
11 6 (2.55%) Sun
11 6 (2.55%) Remedy
12 4 (1.70%) NetApp
13 3 (1.28%) CommVault
13 3 (1.28%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.85%) Cognos
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