Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Oracle RMAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RMAN over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Recovery Manager (RMAN)
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 706 688
Rank change year-on-year -98 -18 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 59 89 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% 1.00% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 100
England median daily rate £425 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.47% -13.24%
10th Percentile £306 £311 £303
90th Percentile £519 £475 £501
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
England median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +10.13% +6.76%
10th Percentile £40.30 £38.50 £34.38
90th Percentile £46.15 £45.75 £44.00
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £43.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% +10.13% +6.76%

Oracle RMAN is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,031 8,898 9,973
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.07% 10.68% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,074 5,929 6,428
England median daily rate £498 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.15% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £293 £281 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £484 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.61% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 195 239
England median hourly rate £17.52 £22.00 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.36% +3.14% +6.65%
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.00 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.18 £48.45 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -21.74% +2.22% +12.50%

Oracle RMAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle RMAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RMAN in England

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RMAN in England

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RMAN in England

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RMAN in England

Oracle RMAN
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -61 21 £425 +4.94% 2
South East -22 16 £485 +10.86% 3
East of England +2 12 £450 +10.77% 5
North of England -34 6 £394 +15.81% 3
Yorkshire -6 5 £413 +21.32% 2
South West +3 3 £475 +12.63% 1
Midlands -15 1 - - 1
West Midlands -24 1 - - 1
North West -38 1 £375 +15.38% 1
Oracle RMAN
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle RMAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (98.31%) Oracle Database
3 36 (61.02%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (59.32%) Oracle Database 12c
5 34 (57.63%) Data Guard
6 28 (47.46%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (45.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 26 (44.07%) Shell Script
8 26 (44.07%) Linux
9 25 (42.37%) Unix
9 25 (42.37%) SQL
10 23 (38.98%) PL/SQL
11 18 (30.51%) Windows
12 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 16 (27.12%) Migration
14 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (20.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 11 (18.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 11 (18.64%) AIX
16 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
17 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
18 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
18 9 (15.25%) Performance Monitoring
18 9 (15.25%) High Availability
19 8 (13.56%) Solaris
19 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
19 8 (13.56%) Finance
19 8 (13.56%) Oracle Certification
19 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
19 8 (13.56%) Replication

Oracle RMAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (15.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Northgate Housing
1 3 (5.08%) OPENHousing
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.69%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (98.31%) Oracle Database
2 35 (59.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 27 (45.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (23.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (10.17%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.78%) MySQL
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.39%) DB2
10 2 (3.39%) GIS
11 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.39%) ERwin
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Toad
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) DBA
2 49 (83.05%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (25.42%) Administrator
4 4 (6.78%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.08%) Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Database Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Production DBA
5 3 (5.08%) Production DBA
6 2 (3.39%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (3.39%) Senior DBA
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (1.69%) Database Architect
7 1 (1.69%) Database Engineer
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared DBA
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop Administrator
7 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (8.47%) Middleware
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (6.78%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Replication
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 25 (42.37%) Unix
3 18 (30.51%) Windows
4 11 (18.64%) AIX
5 8 (13.56%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.69%) CentOS
8 1 (1.69%) HPUX
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (27.12%) Migration
3 9 (15.25%) High Availability
3 9 (15.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (13.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
5 7 (11.86%) Database Tuning
6 5 (8.47%) Database Security
6 5 (8.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.08%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (5.08%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (5.08%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (5.08%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) Shell Script
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 23 (38.98%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.08%) Bourne shell
5 2 (3.39%) Korn
6 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) C#
6 1 (1.69%) Perl
6 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) OCP
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 36 (61.02%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.69%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (57.63%) Data Guard
2 17 (28.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 11 (18.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (6.78%) Control-M
5 3 (5.08%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.39%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.69%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) VMware
3 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 4 (6.78%) 3PAR
5 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) Northgate
6 2 (3.39%) Capita
6 2 (3.39%) NetApp
6 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.39%) Veritas
7 1 (1.69%) BT
7 1 (1.69%) Cognos
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.69%) Symantec