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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 561 580 531
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -49
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 83 64 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.37% 1.30% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 63
Median daily rate £363 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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
6076 4916 4325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.23% 8.63% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3997 3019 2524
Median daily rate £450 £400 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 144 131
Median hourly rate £28.63 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.30% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+36.90% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 78 £369 +7.27% 7
London +6 31 £400 +12.28% 1
South West +18 13 £350 -7.59% 1
North East - 11 £300 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £300 -
Bristol - 8 £363 - 1
Yorkshire -2 6 £438 +34.61%
South East -9 6 £375 +6.38% 1
City of London +40 5 £450 -
Scotland +4 5 £325 -3.70%
Gloucestershire +2 5 £304 -25.46%
West Yorkshire -4 5 £438 +34.61%
East of England - 5 £298 - 1
Essex - 5 £298 -
Cheltenham +7 4 £300 -26.38%
Oxford - 4 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £375 -
Edinburgh -1 3 - -
North West -16 3 £425 +13.33% 2
Brentwood - 3 £298 -
Hampshire +9 2 - -
Leeds -17 2 £450 +38.46%
Pudsey - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
Glasgow +1 1 - -
South Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Manchester -11 1 - - 1
Sheffield -12 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £425 -

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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.

1 195 (98.48%) Oracle
2 152 (76.77%) Oracle Database
3 94 (47.47%) Unix
4 92 (46.46%) SQL
4 92 (46.46%) Data Guard
5 85 (42.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 82 (41.41%) Linux
7 71 (35.86%) PL/SQL
8 69 (34.85%) Oracle RAC
9 68 (34.34%) Performance Tuning
10 65 (32.83%) Solaris
10 65 (32.83%) Shell Script
11 60 (30.30%) SQL Server
12 55 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
13 40 (20.20%) Oracle Certification
14 38 (19.19%) Veritas
15 36 (18.18%) Security Cleared
16 35 (17.68%) Finance
17 34 (17.17%) NetApp
17 34 (17.17%) OCP
18 32 (16.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 32 (16.16%) NetBackup
18 32 (16.16%) SC Cleared
19 29 (14.65%) Clustering
19 29 (14.65%) Symantec
20 28 (14.14%) Oracle Database 10g
21 27 (13.64%) RDBMS
21 27 (13.64%) Relational Database
22 26 (13.13%) Windows
23 25 (12.63%) Replication

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 15 (7.58%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.04%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.51%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (5.05%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.54%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (3.03%) SimCorp Dimension
6 5 (2.53%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (1.52%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) SAN
2 8 (4.04%) Network Security
3 4 (2.02%) Firewall
3 4 (2.02%) Internet
4 3 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.51%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.51%) NAS
5 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (76.77%) Oracle Database
2 85 (42.93%) Oracle Database 11g
3 60 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 55 (27.78%) Oracle Database 12c
5 28 (14.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (13.64%) RDBMS
6 27 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 22 (11.11%) MySQL
8 16 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (7.07%) NoSQL
10 11 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (4.55%) MongoDB
12 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (3.03%) VLDB
14 5 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (2.53%) Toad
General
1 35 (17.68%) Finance
2 10 (5.05%) Banking
3 9 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.03%) Games
5 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Automotive
7 2 (1.01%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 155 (78.28%) DBA
2 138 (69.70%) Oracle DBA
3 53 (26.77%) Administrator
4 26 (13.13%) SQL DBA
5 20 (10.10%) Unix Administrator
6 15 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (7.07%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 13 (6.57%) SC Cleared DBA
9 10 (5.05%) Operations Engineer
10 8 (4.04%) Senior DBA
10 8 (4.04%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 6 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (3.03%) Unix Engineer
12 4 (2.02%) Developer
12 4 (2.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 4 (2.02%) Solaris Engineer
13 3 (1.52%) Linux Engineer
13 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL DBA
13 3 (1.52%) Solaris Administrator
13 3 (1.52%) Solaris Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (2.53%) .NET
2 5 (2.53%) Castor
3 3 (1.52%) Oracle Streams
3 3 (1.52%) POSIX
4 2 (1.01%) Middleware
4 2 (1.01%) WSDL
5 1 (0.51%) COM
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.65%) Clustering
2 25 (12.63%) Replication
3 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.55%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
6 7 (3.54%) NHS
7 4 (2.02%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.02%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.51%) Celerra
9 1 (0.51%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.51%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.51%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.51%) HACMP
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (47.47%) Unix
2 82 (41.41%) Linux
3 65 (32.83%) Solaris
4 26 (13.13%) Windows
5 20 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (9.09%) AIX
7 10 (5.05%) HPUX
8 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.34%) Performance Tuning
2 24 (12.12%) High Availability
2 24 (12.12%) Migration
3 21 (10.61%) Database Tuning
3 21 (10.61%) DevOps
4 19 (9.60%) ITIL
5 16 (8.08%) Project Management
6 14 (7.07%) Capacity Management
6 14 (7.07%) Change Control
7 12 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.06%) Change Management
7 12 (6.06%) ETL
8 11 (5.56%) Database Security
8 11 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.55%) Data Protection
10 8 (4.04%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.54%) Patch Management
11 7 (3.54%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 92 (46.46%) SQL
2 71 (35.86%) PL/SQL
3 65 (32.83%) Shell Script
4 13 (6.57%) T-SQL
5 10 (5.05%) Java
6 9 (4.55%) Korn
7 8 (4.04%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 4 (2.02%) PHP
8 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.02%) Python
9 3 (1.52%) Perl
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 40 (20.20%) Oracle Certification
2 36 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 34 (17.17%) OCP
4 32 (16.16%) SC Cleared
5 14 (7.07%) Degree
6 4 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (34.85%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (5.05%) Oracle Clusterware
3 9 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (2.53%) Corosync
6 3 (1.52%) SRDF
6 3 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.51%) Docker
7 1 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 92 (46.46%) Data Guard
2 32 (16.16%) NetBackup
2 32 (16.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (4.55%) SCOM
4 5 (2.53%) Pacemaker
4 5 (2.53%) Puppet
5 4 (2.02%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.02%) Oracle Flashback
6 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (1.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.51%) Ansible
8 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 195 (98.48%) Oracle
2 38 (19.19%) Veritas
3 34 (17.17%) NetApp
4 29 (14.65%) Symantec
5 18 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 18 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 9 (4.55%) SimCorp
6 9 (4.55%) VMware
7 5 (2.53%) EMC
8 4 (2.02%) Endeca
8 4 (2.02%) SAP
9 3 (1.52%) HP
10 2 (1.01%) Cognos
10 2 (1.01%) IBM
10 2 (1.01%) Informatica
10 2 (1.01%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.01%) WorldPay
11 1 (0.51%) Brocade
11 1 (0.51%) Netezza
11 1 (0.51%) Teradata