The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle RMAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
Rank 108 96 99
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 0.90% 5.81% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
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£388 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £315 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £390 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £349 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.69% -12.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
+32.14% -
Oracle RMAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
221 155 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.69% 7.17% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 51
Average daily rate £286 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 44 46
Average hourly rate £15.85 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.31% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £10.15 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.69 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Oracle RMAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Oracle RMAN Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle RMAN
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the West Midlands region.

Oracle RMAN Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle RMAN
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN across the West Midlands region.

Oracle RMAN Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle RMAN
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Birmingham - - - -
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Oracle RMAN
England

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
4 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) UNIX
4 4 (57.14%) Solaris
5 3 (42.86%) SOA
5 3 (42.86%) Migration
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) Essbase
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (28.57%) OLTP
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
6 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (28.57%) Toad
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Hyperion
6 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) Windows

Oracle RMAN
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Essbase
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (28.57%) OLTP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) Toad
1 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Hyperion