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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 527 556 459
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -97
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 131 75 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.38% 1.64% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 48 91
Average daily rate £363 £419 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £329 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £511 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00

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
5512 4583 4293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.86% 8.21% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3476 2780 2476
Average daily rate £450 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 202 160
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.19 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.51% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +28 119 £363 -15.69% 11
London +7 34 £413 -8.33% 2
South West +33 26 £350 +4.08% 3
South East -15 25 £361 -9.68% 2
Bristol +19 21 £369 +1.72% 2
City of London +45 14 £375 -16.66%
Oxfordshire - 12 £363 -
Oxford - 11 £363 -
Hampshire 0 9 £345 -8.00% 1
Yorkshire +8 8 £313 - 1
East of England +8 7 £330 -34.00%
West Midlands -4 7 £400 +9.58% 1
Scotland -20 7 £316 -9.78%
Essex - 7 £330 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £306 -
Leeds - 6 £306 -
East Midlands +9 5 - -
Nottinghamshire +4 5 - -
North West -8 5 £375 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £304 -
Brentwood - 5 £310 -
Cheltenham - 5 £304 -
Berkshire +8 4 £450 +47.54% 1
Nottingham -2 4 - -
Winchester - 3 £345 -
Erskine - 3 £316 -
Reading - 3 £450 - 1
Renfrewshire - 3 £316 -
Glasgow -2 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £300 - 1

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 192 (98.46%) Oracle
2 152 (77.95%) Oracle Database
3 112 (57.44%) Data Guard
4 94 (48.21%) Linux
5 93 (47.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 92 (47.18%) SQL
7 90 (46.15%) Unix
8 78 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
9 73 (37.44%) Shell Script
10 72 (36.92%) Performance Tuning
11 68 (34.87%) PL/SQL
12 66 (33.85%) SQL Server
13 64 (32.82%) Oracle Database 12c
14 61 (31.28%) Solaris
15 43 (22.05%) Finance
16 40 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 39 (20.00%) Replication
18 38 (19.49%) Clustering
19 34 (17.44%) Veritas
20 32 (16.41%) Migration
20 32 (16.41%) Oracle Database 10g
21 31 (15.90%) Windows
21 31 (15.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 29 (14.87%) Microsoft
22 29 (14.87%) Red Hat
23 28 (14.36%) Oracle Certification
24 26 (13.33%) Security Cleared
24 26 (13.33%) Database Tuning
25 25 (12.82%) High Availability
25 25 (12.82%) OCP

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (8.21%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.59%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.59%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (1.54%) SAP Payroll
4 3 (1.54%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.72%) SAN
2 7 (3.59%) Network Security
3 4 (2.05%) Internet
4 3 (1.54%) Firewall
5 2 (1.03%) DNS
6 1 (0.51%) HTTP
6 1 (0.51%) NAS
6 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (77.95%) Oracle Database
2 93 (47.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 66 (33.85%) SQL Server
4 64 (32.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 32 (16.41%) Oracle Database 10g
6 22 (11.28%) MySQL
7 18 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
7 18 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (7.18%) RDBMS
8 14 (7.18%) Relational Database
9 12 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (6.15%) NoSQL
9 12 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (6.15%) Sybase ASE
10 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (3.59%) MongoDB
13 6 (3.08%) Hadoop
13 6 (3.08%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (4.62%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.54%) Toad
5 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.51%) Subversion
5 1 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (22.05%) Finance
2 21 (10.77%) Banking
3 6 (3.08%) Financial Institution
3 6 (3.08%) Games
4 5 (2.56%) Automotive
5 4 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.54%) Retail
7 2 (1.03%) French Language
Job Titles
1 160 (82.05%) DBA
2 136 (69.74%) Oracle DBA
3 50 (25.64%) Administrator
4 25 (12.82%) SQL DBA
5 16 (8.21%) Sybase DBA
6 13 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
7 10 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
8 9 (4.62%) Senior DBA
8 9 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
8 9 (4.62%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared DBA
10 6 (3.08%) Oracle Production DBA
10 6 (3.08%) Production DBA
11 5 (2.56%) Developer
11 5 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 5 (2.56%) Solaris Administrator
11 5 (2.56%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (2.56%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (4.62%) Middleware
3 4 (2.05%) .NET
3 4 (2.05%) Castor
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.54%) Oracle Streams
4 3 (1.54%) POSIX
5 2 (1.03%) WSDL
5 2 (1.03%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) COM
6 1 (0.51%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.51%) XSD
6 1 (0.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) Replication
2 38 (19.49%) Clustering
3 12 (6.15%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.13%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.62%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (3.08%) Freedom of Information Act
7 5 (2.56%) NHS
8 4 (2.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.54%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.51%) Celerra
11 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.51%) Grid Computing
11 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.51%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 94 (48.21%) Linux
2 90 (46.15%) Unix
3 61 (31.28%) Solaris
4 31 (15.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (15.90%) Windows
5 23 (11.79%) AIX
6 11 (5.64%) HPUX
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.92%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (16.41%) Migration
3 26 (13.33%) Database Tuning
4 25 (12.82%) High Availability
5 20 (10.26%) Change Management
6 17 (8.72%) ITIL
6 17 (8.72%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (6.67%) Change Control
7 13 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (6.15%) Capacity Management
9 10 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 9 (4.62%) DevOps
10 9 (4.62%) ETL
10 9 (4.62%) Line Management
10 9 (4.62%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.10%) Database Security
11 8 (4.10%) Patch Management
11 8 (4.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (47.18%) SQL
2 73 (37.44%) Shell Script
3 68 (34.87%) PL/SQL
4 11 (5.64%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.10%) Java
5 8 (4.10%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.56%) Korn
7 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.05%) PHP
8 2 (1.03%) Python
9 1 (0.51%) C
9 1 (0.51%) C++
9 1 (0.51%) Perl
9 1 (0.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (14.36%) Oracle Certification
2 26 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 25 (12.82%) OCP
4 22 (11.28%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.56%) Degree
6 3 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.64%) SLA
2 6 (3.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.03%) QA
3 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.56%) SRDF
3 5 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.51%) Corosync
5 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 112 (57.44%) Data Guard
2 40 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 24 (12.31%) NetBackup
4 12 (6.15%) SCOM
5 6 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.05%) Foglight
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Flashback
8 1 (0.51%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.51%) Puppet
8 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 192 (98.46%) Oracle
2 34 (17.44%) Veritas
3 29 (14.87%) Microsoft
3 29 (14.87%) Red Hat
4 25 (12.82%) NetApp
5 21 (10.77%) Symantec
6 16 (8.21%) Sybase
7 11 (5.64%) SAP
8 9 (4.62%) EMC
8 9 (4.62%) VMware
9 5 (2.56%) HP
10 4 (2.05%) Imperva
11 3 (1.54%) Endeca
11 3 (1.54%) SimCorp
12 2 (1.03%) Cognos
12 2 (1.03%) IBM
12 2 (1.03%) Informatica
12 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.51%) CA
13 1 (0.51%) Remedy
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