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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
UK
Rank 548 553 508
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -45
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 44 72 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.93% 1.64% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 51
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +18.91%

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
4752 4389 4488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 8.80% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3134 2710 2704
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 146 140
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.85 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.29% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £52.50 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

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 16 January 2017.

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 29 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -13 34 £350 -22.22% 13
London -36 12 £450 -2.70% 2
Scotland +23 10 £425 +17.24%
Glasgow +16 8 £413 -17.50%
Yorkshire +18 7 £425 -5.55%
West Yorkshire - 7 £340 -
Leeds - 6 £340 -
North East - 6 £325 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £325 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £325 -
East of England -3 3 £400 +33.33% 2
North West +19 2 £350 -6.66%
South East +17 2 £425 +32.81% 4
Manchester +10 2 £350 -6.66%
Sheffield -1 2 £450 -
South Yorkshire -5 2 £450 -
City of London -11 2 - - 1
Edinburgh +16 1 £430 +20.70%
Essex -3 1 £400 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 £350 - 1
Ipswich - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £350 - 1
Durham - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £425 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 - 1

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 97 (97.00%) Oracle
2 83 (83.00%) Oracle Database
3 60 (60.00%) Data Guard
4 54 (54.00%) SQL
5 53 (53.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 47 (47.00%) Linux
7 45 (45.00%) Unix
8 43 (43.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 41 (41.00%) Oracle RAC
10 33 (33.00%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
11 31 (31.00%) PL/SQL
12 27 (27.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 26 (26.00%) Windows
14 24 (24.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
16 22 (22.00%) Shell Script
17 20 (20.00%) Finance
18 19 (19.00%) Solaris
18 19 (19.00%) High Availability
19 18 (18.00%) AIX
20 16 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
20 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
21 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
21 15 (15.00%) ITIL
22 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
23 13 (13.00%) DevOps
23 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 7 (7.00%) JBoss
2 7 (7.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.00%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.00%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.00%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) IaaS
1 6 (6.00%) PaaS
1 6 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.00%) DNS
1 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.00%) DHCP
2 2 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.00%) SSH
2 2 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.00%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (83.00%) Oracle Database
2 53 (53.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 43 (43.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 33 (33.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (27.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 14 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (13.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (9.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (8.00%) Ingres
12 8 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (8.00%) RDBMS
13 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (7.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.00%) Toad
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Military
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (74.00%) DBA
2 69 (69.00%) Oracle DBA
3 23 (23.00%) Administrator
4 16 (16.00%) SQL DBA
5 7 (7.00%) Analyst
5 7 (7.00%) Database Analyst
6 5 (5.00%) SC Cleared DBA
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 4 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (3.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.00%) Consultant
9 2 (2.00%) Database Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
10 1 (1.00%) Applications Engineer
10 1 (1.00%) Scrum Master
10 1 (1.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (5.00%) Kafka
3 3 (3.00%) OC4J
4 2 (2.00%) .NET
5 1 (1.00%) Middleware
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.00%) Replication
3 7 (7.00%) Clustering
4 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Licensing
6 4 (4.00%) HACMP
7 3 (3.00%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.00%) Freedom of Information Act
8 2 (2.00%) NHS
8 2 (2.00%) Statistics
9 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.00%) Linux
2 45 (45.00%) Unix
3 26 (26.00%) Windows
4 19 (19.00%) Solaris
5 18 (18.00%) AIX
6 13 (13.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (9.00%) HPUX
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server
9 3 (3.00%) SUSE
9 3 (3.00%) Tru64
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.00%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (19.00%) High Availability
3 15 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (15.00%) ITIL
4 13 (13.00%) DevOps
5 11 (11.00%) Migration
6 10 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.00%) Change Management
8 7 (7.00%) Service Management
9 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.00%) Database Security
9 6 (6.00%) ETL
9 6 (6.00%) Open Source
10 5 (5.00%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 5 (5.00%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 54 (54.00%) SQL
2 31 (31.00%) PL/SQL
3 22 (22.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.00%) Python
5 7 (7.00%) Java
6 6 (6.00%) Perl
7 5 (5.00%) Korn
7 5 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (7.00%) OCP
3 6 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.00%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.00%) MCSE
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 41 (41.00%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (9.00%) Oracle Clusterware
3 7 (7.00%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.00%) Apache Flume
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.00%) Corosync
6 2 (2.00%) NFS
6 2 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 60 (60.00%) Data Guard
2 14 (14.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 10 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (8.00%) Puppet
5 7 (7.00%) Ansible
5 7 (7.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (5.00%) logstash
6 5 (5.00%) SCOM
7 4 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle Flashback
8 2 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.00%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (2.00%) Pacemaker
9 1 (1.00%) Foglight
9 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 97 (97.00%) Oracle
2 23 (23.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.00%) VMware
5 9 (9.00%) Veritas
6 7 (7.00%) IBM
7 6 (6.00%) NetApp
8 5 (5.00%) Symantec
9 4 (4.00%) AppDynamics
10 3 (3.00%) HP
10 3 (3.00%) SAP
11 2 (2.00%) EMC
11 2 (2.00%) SimCorp
11 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.00%) Imperva
12 1 (1.00%) Sun
12 1 (1.00%) WorldPay
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