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 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 128 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.46% 2.50% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £400 £365 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +9.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £361 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £369 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
Oracle RMAN
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
285 200 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.85% 7.45% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 114 91
Average daily rate £400 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £205 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 11
Average hourly rate £20.75 £22.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +34.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £14.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £40.00 £27.46
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 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 Systems Management 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 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
Coventry - 2 £400 -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Oracle RMAN
England

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (20.00%) HPUX
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (10.00%) Netezza
7 1 (10.00%) Korn
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) HPUX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (10.00%) E-business
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Netezza
3 1 (10.00%) VMware