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 12 September 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 507 470 514
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 106 111 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.94% 2.19% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 50 37
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£375 £333 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £410
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.81%

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
5455 5063 4789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.52% 9.58% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3027 2683 2332
Average daily rate £338 £337 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 667 546 574
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £32.35 £33.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 -20 101 £373 +6.42% 30
London +38 62 £357 -19.20% 14
City of London +37 29 £328 -22.94% 9
South East -7 23 £425 +3.03% 4
Hampshire -4 20 £433 +23.13% 3
Havant +5 5 £450 -
Yorkshire -5 5 £190 -44.52% 3
West Midlands -15 4 £350 +10.23% 1
Scotland -19 4 £400 +9.58%
Solihull +7 2 - -
Berkshire 0 2 £425 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire -12 2 - - 2
South West -39 2 - -
East of England - 2 - - 1
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £190 -
Sheffield - 2 £190 -
Malvern - 2 £350 -
Edinburgh - 2 £400 -
Bradford +1 1 - -
Leeds 0 1 - - 2
Bournemouth -3 1 - -
Dorset -4 1 - -
Manchester -12 1 - - 1
North West -14 1 - - 7
Midlands - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £400 -
Guildford - - - -
Knutsford - - - - 2
Bracknell - - - -

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 233 (99.57%) Oracle
2 211 (90.17%) Oracle Database
3 166 (70.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 163 (69.66%) Data Guard
5 150 (64.10%) Oracle RAC
6 138 (58.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 135 (57.69%) SQL
8 108 (46.15%) Linux
9 104 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
10 90 (38.46%) SQL Server
11 84 (35.90%) UNIX
12 81 (34.62%) PL/SQL
13 74 (31.62%) Shell Script
14 53 (22.65%) Finance
15 52 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 50 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
17 47 (20.09%) Banking
17 47 (20.09%) WebLogic
18 46 (19.66%) Replication
19 44 (18.80%) T-SQL
19 44 (18.80%) ITIL
19 44 (18.80%) Red Hat
20 42 (17.95%) Microsoft
20 42 (17.95%) Solaris
21 41 (17.52%) Windows
22 39 (16.67%) Clustering
23 36 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 36 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
23 36 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
24 35 (14.96%) Oracle Database 12c

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 47 (20.09%) WebLogic
2 18 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.41%) GlassFish
3 15 (6.41%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.27%) Apache
5 5 (2.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) MS Office
1 3 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (6.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (4.27%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (2.14%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (1.71%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.26%) SAN
2 8 (3.42%) LDAP
3 6 (2.56%) DNS
4 5 (2.14%) DHCP
5 4 (1.71%) 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
1 211 (90.17%) Oracle Database
2 166 (70.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 138 (58.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 90 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 50 (21.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 36 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 36 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 35 (14.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 34 (14.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 33 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 32 (13.68%) Relational Database
11 31 (13.25%) RDBMS
12 22 (9.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (8.55%) Oracle Exadata
15 19 (8.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
17 15 (6.41%) MySQL
18 14 (5.98%) SQLPlus
19 10 (4.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (5.98%) Toad
2 11 (4.70%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.71%) 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 53 (22.65%) Finance
2 47 (20.09%) Banking
3 12 (5.13%) Retail
4 7 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) International Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 190 (81.20%) DBA
2 158 (67.52%) Oracle DBA
3 62 (26.50%) Administrator
4 51 (21.79%) SQL DBA
5 25 (10.68%) SQL Server DBA
6 15 (6.41%) Senior DBA
7 14 (5.98%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 9 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (2.99%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 6 (2.56%) Sybase DBA
10 6 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (2.56%) Architect
10 6 (2.56%) Developer
10 6 (2.56%) Server Administrator
10 6 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (2.14%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (2.14%) Consultant
11 5 (2.14%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (1.28%) Server Support
12 3 (1.28%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.84%) Middleware
2 12 (5.13%) XML
3 7 (2.99%) Oracle Streams
4 6 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (2.14%) XSD
6 4 (1.71%) HTML
7 3 (1.28%) WebCenter
8 2 (0.85%) JDBC
8 2 (0.85%) .NET
8 2 (0.85%) JPA
8 2 (0.85%) XSLT
8 2 (0.85%) ODBC
8 2 (0.85%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.66%) Replication
2 39 (16.67%) Clustering
3 8 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.99%) HACMP
4 7 (2.99%) Statistics
5 6 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.56%) Data Extraction
5 6 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.14%) LPAR
7 4 (1.71%) Firmware
8 3 (1.28%) PKI
9 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.85%) W3C
10 1 (0.43%) DTV
10 1 (0.43%) Kindle
10 1 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 108 (46.15%) Linux
2 84 (35.90%) UNIX
3 42 (17.95%) Solaris
4 41 (17.52%) Windows
5 36 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (9.83%) AIX
7 14 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.56%) HPUX
9 4 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.28%) CentOS
10 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (18.80%) ITIL
3 22 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (8.97%) SOA
4 21 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (8.12%) Migration
5 19 (8.12%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (6.41%) Release Management
7 13 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
8 11 (4.70%) Change Management
9 9 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 8 (3.42%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.42%) Performance Monitoring
11 7 (2.99%) Capacity Management
11 7 (2.99%) Data Management
11 7 (2.99%) E-business
11 7 (2.99%) Service Management
12 6 (2.56%) ERP
12 6 (2.56%) Configuration Management
12 6 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 135 (57.69%) SQL
2 81 (34.62%) PL/SQL
3 74 (31.62%) Shell Script
4 44 (18.80%) T-SQL
5 29 (12.39%) Perl
6 28 (11.97%) PowerShell
7 19 (8.12%) C
8 10 (4.27%) Korn
9 9 (3.85%) Java
10 8 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.14%) VBScript
11 5 (2.14%) VB
12 2 (0.85%) C#
12 2 (0.85%) XPath
12 2 (0.85%) AWK
13 1 (0.43%) sed
13 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 31 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 27 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.41%) Oracle Certification
4 13 (5.56%) OCP
4 13 (5.56%) Degree
5 10 (4.27%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.28%) OCA
6 3 (1.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.97%) SLA
2 15 (6.41%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.85%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 150 (64.10%) Oracle RAC
2 18 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.41%) XenServer
4 7 (2.99%) Active Directory
5 6 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (2.14%) SRDF
7 4 (1.71%) vSphere
7 4 (1.71%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.43%) Xen
9 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 163 (69.66%) Data Guard
2 52 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 23 (9.83%) Tivoli
4 12 (5.13%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 8 (3.42%) NetBackup
6 8 (3.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (2.99%) SCOM
8 5 (2.14%) Oracle Statspack
9 4 (1.71%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (1.28%) SCCM
10 3 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (1.28%) Control-M
10 3 (1.28%) Foglight
10 3 (1.28%) Legato
11 1 (0.43%) OVSD
11 1 (0.43%) OpenView
11 1 (0.43%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 233 (99.57%) Oracle
2 44 (18.80%) Red Hat
3 42 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 23 (9.83%) BMC
4 23 (9.83%) VMware
5 15 (6.41%) LANDesk
5 15 (6.41%) EMC
5 15 (6.41%) Citrix
5 15 (6.41%) JBoss
6 12 (5.13%) Sybase
7 11 (4.70%) IBM
7 11 (4.70%) Veritas
8 8 (3.42%) HP
9 7 (2.99%) Sun
10 6 (2.56%) SAP
10 6 (2.56%) Remedy
11 4 (1.71%) NetApp
12 3 (1.28%) CommVault
13 2 (0.85%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
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