The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 494 459 501
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +42
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 100 111 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.91% 2.23% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 44 51
Average daily rate
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£369 £378 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.31% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5223 4983 4739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.55% 9.75% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2527 2269
Average daily rate £325 £345 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 610 610 629
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -28 94 £363 -8.22% 17
London +50 62 £348 -13.12% 9
City of London +46 31 £300 -30.83% 2
South East -12 17 £425 +3.03% 3
Hampshire -7 13 £433 +6.13%
Yorkshire -8 6 £360 +2.85%
West Yorkshire -8 5 £360 +2.85%
Gosport - 5 £433 -
West Midlands -25 4 £350 +27.27% 1
Scotland -27 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Havant 0 3 £450 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £350 -
Cambridge -10 3 £350 -
Edinburgh -19 3 £400 -11.11% 1
East of England -22 3 £350 - 1
Solihull +4 2 - -
Bradford -2 2 £380 -10.58%
Camberley +9 1 £425 -
North Yorkshire -2 1 - -
North West -5 1 - -
Surrey -9 1 £425 -
Manchester -9 1 - -
Leeds -9 1 - -
South West -29 1 - - 3
Ealing - 1 £395 -
West Sussex - 1 £275 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
Malvern - 1 £350 -
Southampton - 1 £349 -
Crawley - 1 £275 - 1

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 258 (100.00%) Oracle
2 238 (92.25%) Oracle Database
3 190 (73.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 177 (68.60%) Data Guard
5 164 (63.57%) Oracle RAC
6 157 (60.85%) SQL
7 151 (58.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 113 (43.80%) Linux
9 108 (41.86%) PL/SQL
10 105 (40.70%) Performance Tuning
11 104 (40.31%) SQL Server
12 99 (38.37%) UNIX
13 85 (32.95%) Shell Script
14 69 (26.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 61 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
16 60 (23.26%) WebLogic
17 57 (22.09%) Finance
18 55 (21.32%) Solaris
19 53 (20.54%) ITIL
20 50 (19.38%) Relational Database
21 49 (18.99%) RDBMS
21 49 (18.99%) Microsoft
22 47 (18.22%) Windows
23 46 (17.83%) Replication
24 45 (17.44%) SQL Server 2005
25 44 (17.05%) T-SQL
26 42 (16.28%) Red Hat
26 42 (16.28%) Clustering
27 40 (15.50%) Oracle Database 12c
28 39 (15.12%) Banking

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (23.26%) WebLogic
2 16 (6.20%) WebSphere
3 13 (5.04%) Apache
3 13 (5.04%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.04%) GlassFish
4 12 (4.65%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (3.10%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Office
2 1 (0.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 28 (10.85%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (7.75%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (6.59%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.94%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.55%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.30%) SAN
2 8 (3.10%) LDAP
3 7 (2.71%) Internet
4 6 (2.33%) DNS
5 5 (1.94%) DHCP
6 2 (0.78%) LAN
6 2 (0.78%) Firewall
6 2 (0.78%) CTI
6 2 (0.78%) NAS
7 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (92.25%) Oracle Database
2 190 (73.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 151 (58.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 104 (40.31%) SQL Server
5 61 (23.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (19.38%) Relational Database
7 49 (18.99%) RDBMS
8 45 (17.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 40 (15.50%) Oracle Database 12c
10 39 (15.12%) Oracle Reports
11 35 (13.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (12.02%) Oracle9i Database
13 22 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (7.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (6.59%) Oracle Exadata
16 17 (6.59%) SQLPlus
17 16 (6.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 13 (5.04%) Oracle BI EE
18 13 (5.04%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 15 (5.81%) Toad
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.16%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.78%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
General
1 57 (22.09%) Finance
2 39 (15.12%) Banking
3 10 (3.88%) Retail
4 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.78%) Advertising
5 2 (0.78%) International Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 211 (81.78%) DBA
2 182 (70.54%) Oracle DBA
3 56 (21.71%) Administrator
4 53 (20.54%) SQL DBA
5 29 (11.24%) SQL Server DBA
6 16 (6.20%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 16 (6.20%) Senior DBA
7 13 (5.04%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 12 (4.65%) Consultant
9 10 (3.88%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (2.71%) Linux Administrator
11 6 (2.33%) Sybase DBA
11 6 (2.33%) Architect
11 6 (2.33%) Server Administrator
12 5 (1.94%) Developer
12 5 (1.94%) Systems Administrator
12 5 (1.94%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (1.94%) Infrastructure Architect
13 4 (1.55%) UNIX Engineer
14 3 (1.16%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.59%) Middleware
2 12 (4.65%) XML
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.94%) Oracle Streams
5 4 (1.55%) HTML
5 4 (1.55%) XSD
6 3 (1.16%) WebCenter
7 2 (0.78%) JDBC
7 2 (0.78%) XSLT
7 2 (0.78%) ODBC
7 2 (0.78%) XML Schema
7 2 (0.78%) .NET
7 2 (0.78%) JPA
8 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.83%) Replication
2 42 (16.28%) Clustering
3 9 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.71%) Statistics
5 6 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.33%) LPAR
6 5 (1.94%) Firmware
7 4 (1.55%) HACMP
8 3 (1.16%) PKI
8 3 (1.16%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.16%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.78%) W3C
10 1 (0.39%) DTV
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 113 (43.80%) Linux
2 99 (38.37%) UNIX
3 55 (21.32%) Solaris
4 47 (18.22%) Windows
5 38 (14.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (10.08%) AIX
7 14 (5.43%) HPUX
8 11 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (1.16%) CentOS
10 3 (1.16%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (40.70%) Performance Tuning
2 53 (20.54%) ITIL
3 24 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
4 22 (8.53%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (8.14%) SOA
6 18 (6.98%) High Availability
7 15 (5.81%) Data Modelling
7 15 (5.81%) Migration
8 14 (5.43%) Release Management
8 14 (5.43%) Performance Analysis
9 12 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (3.88%) Change Management
11 9 (3.49%) Project Management
11 9 (3.49%) Data Management
12 8 (3.10%) E-business
12 8 (3.10%) Service Management
13 7 (2.71%) BCP
14 6 (2.33%) ETL
14 6 (2.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (60.85%) SQL
2 108 (41.86%) PL/SQL
3 85 (32.95%) Shell Script
4 44 (17.05%) T-SQL
5 31 (12.02%) Perl
6 26 (10.08%) PowerShell
7 15 (5.81%) C
8 10 (3.88%) Korn
9 8 (3.10%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.10%) Java
10 2 (0.78%) C#
10 2 (0.78%) VBScript
10 2 (0.78%) XPath
10 2 (0.78%) AWK
11 1 (0.39%) sed
11 1 (0.39%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (14.73%) Security Cleared
2 32 (12.40%) SC Cleared
3 25 (9.69%) Oracle Certification
4 24 (9.30%) OCP
5 16 (6.20%) Degree
6 10 (3.88%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.55%) OCA
8 3 (1.16%) RHCE
8 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.14%) SLA
2 13 (5.04%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.78%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 164 (63.57%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.04%) XenServer
4 7 (2.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.94%) SRDF
6 4 (1.55%) vSphere
6 4 (1.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.55%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 177 (68.60%) Data Guard
2 69 (26.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 25 (9.69%) Tivoli
4 12 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (4.65%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (3.10%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.10%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (2.71%) SCOM
6 7 (2.71%) Legato
7 5 (1.94%) Oracle Statspack
8 4 (1.55%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.16%) SCCM
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
9 3 (1.16%) Control-M
9 3 (1.16%) Foglight
10 1 (0.39%) OVSD
10 1 (0.39%) OpenView
10 1 (0.39%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 258 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (18.99%) Microsoft
3 42 (16.28%) Red Hat
4 19 (7.36%) VMware
4 19 (7.36%) EMC
5 16 (6.20%) BMC
5 16 (6.20%) Veritas
6 13 (5.04%) Citrix
6 13 (5.04%) JBoss
6 13 (5.04%) LANDesk
7 10 (3.88%) Sybase
8 9 (3.49%) IBM
9 8 (3.10%) Sun
9 8 (3.10%) HP
10 6 (2.33%) SAP
10 6 (2.33%) Remedy
11 4 (1.55%) NetApp
11 4 (1.55%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.16%) CommVault
13 2 (0.78%) Cognos
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Rate: £450 - £490 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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