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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 536 563
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 44 91 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.19% 0.090%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.96% 1.66% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 54 21
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £335 £368
% change year-on-year +17.53% -8.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% -  

Oracle RMAN is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4595 5492 4434
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.81% 11.27% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3040 3612 2762
Median daily rate £488 £450 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 112 150
Median hourly rate £17.89 £28.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.12% +36.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.09 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Oracle RMAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Oracle RMAN as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 25 June 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
North West +36 13 £313 -21.87% 1
London -14 13 £405 -16.92%
South East +28 7 £475 +28.81%
West Midlands +27 5 £399 +22.69%
South West -6 3 £409 +22.93%
North East +58 1 £310 +3.33%
Yorkshire +19 1 £375 +20.00%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Oracle RMAN
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the England region with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 84 (94.38%) Oracle
2 74 (83.15%) Oracle Database
3 61 (68.54%) SQL
4 44 (49.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (44.94%) PL/SQL
6 39 (43.82%) Linux
7 35 (39.33%) Data Guard
7 35 (39.33%) Oracle RAC
7 35 (39.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 30 (33.71%) Performance Tuning
8 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
9 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
10 27 (30.34%) Windows
10 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
11 26 (29.21%) Migration
11 26 (29.21%) Shell Script
12 25 (28.09%) Unix
12 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
12 25 (28.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 24 (26.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 22 (24.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 20 (22.47%) Toad
15 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (21.35%) PowerShell
16 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
17 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
17 17 (19.10%) Perl
18 16 (17.98%) Oracle EBS
18 16 (17.98%) Finance
18 16 (17.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

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 17 (19.10%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.62%) GeoServer
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (3.37%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) Kerberos
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
2 5 (5.62%) SSH
2 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.49%) NAS
4 2 (2.25%) Firewall
5 1 (1.12%) DNS
5 1 (1.12%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (83.15%) Oracle Database
2 44 (49.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (39.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 30 (33.71%) SQL Server
5 22 (24.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (14.61%) TKPROF
7 12 (13.48%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (13.48%) Relational Database
8 11 (12.36%) RDBMS
9 9 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (10.11%) Oracle9i Database
10 8 (8.99%) MySQL
10 8 (8.99%) Oracle OWB
11 7 (7.87%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (6.74%) Oracle Exadata
13 5 (5.62%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (5.62%) Oracle ODI
13 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (22.47%) Toad
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) MSI
5 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (17.98%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Banking
2 4 (4.49%) Local Government
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Electronics
4 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (78.65%) DBA
2 62 (69.66%) Oracle DBA
3 22 (24.72%) Administrator
4 11 (12.36%) SQL DBA
5 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared DBA
6 6 (6.74%) Architect
6 6 (6.74%) Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Database Architect
7 5 (5.62%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior DBA
9 3 (3.37%) Backup Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Consultant
10 2 (2.25%) Designer
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Analyst
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 14 (15.73%) Middleware
3 9 (10.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (7.87%) OAuth2
5 6 (6.74%) REST
5 6 (6.74%) RESTful
5 6 (6.74%) Web Services
6 4 (4.49%) .NET
7 3 (3.37%) XML
8 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.12%) CSS
8 1 (1.12%) DHTML
8 1 (1.12%) HTML
8 1 (1.12%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (1.12%) JSF
8 1 (1.12%) MDX
8 1 (1.12%) Web Services Management
8 1 (1.12%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) HACMP
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.37%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Replication
4 2 (2.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.12%) iPad
5 1 (1.12%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.82%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Windows
3 25 (28.09%) Unix
4 20 (22.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (16.85%) AIX
6 13 (14.61%) Solaris
7 11 (12.36%) Windows Server
8 8 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (7.87%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (6.74%) HPUX
10 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (33.71%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (29.21%) Migration
3 15 (16.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (12.36%) ITIL
7 9 (10.11%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (10.11%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.99%) Data Protection
9 7 (7.87%) Change Management
9 7 (7.87%) High Availability
9 7 (7.87%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.74%) Build Automation
10 6 (6.74%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.74%) Patch Management
10 6 (6.74%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (5.62%) DevOps
11 5 (5.62%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (4.49%) Database Security
12 4 (4.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) SQL
2 40 (44.94%) PL/SQL
3 26 (29.21%) Shell Script
4 19 (21.35%) PowerShell
5 17 (19.10%) Perl
6 6 (6.74%) C
7 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.37%) Python
9 2 (2.25%) Korn
10 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
2 25 (28.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (4.49%) OCP
5 3 (3.37%) Degree
5 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.25%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.25%) MCSE
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.25%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (1.12%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.12%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) Solvency II
System Software
1 35 (39.33%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) NFS
4 2 (2.25%) SRDF
5 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (39.33%) Data Guard
2 24 (26.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (17.98%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (6.74%) vRealize
5 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.25%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (2.25%) NetApp OnCommand
6 2 (2.25%) Puppet
6 2 (2.25%) SnapMirror
6 2 (2.25%) SnapVault
6 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.12%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.12%) Nagios
7 1 (1.12%) OpenView
7 1 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (94.38%) Oracle
2 27 (30.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.35%) Red Hat
4 13 (14.61%) VMware
5 7 (7.87%) IBM
6 4 (4.49%) HP
6 4 (4.49%) Veritas
7 3 (3.37%) EMC
7 3 (3.37%) SAP
7 3 (3.37%) Temenos
8 2 (2.25%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.25%) Brocade
8 2 (2.25%) CommVault
8 2 (2.25%) NetApp
8 2 (2.25%) Remedy
8 2 (2.25%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.12%) Arqiva
9 1 (1.12%) Informatica
9 1 (1.12%) Lumension
9 1 (1.12%) McAfee