Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 724 716
Rank change year-on-year -87 -8 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 64 92 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.069% 0.10% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 0.91% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 102
England median daily rate £425 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.73% -9.69%
10th Percentile £316 £300 £300
90th Percentile £528 £503 £498
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
England median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -

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 12,839 10,072 11,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.75% 11.42% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,682 6,729 7,482
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £293 £275 £265
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 216 233
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.38 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.74% -20.99% +6.67%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.45 £12.80
90th Percentile £49.57 £47.50 £50.70
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -17 20 £449 +10.80% 5
South East -18 11 £425 -8.11% 5
North of England -30 11 £413 +17.86% 3
East of England -2 8 £494 -
South West -4 8 £425 +0.77% 2
Yorkshire -7 8 £419 -4.29% 2
Midlands -13 5 £338 -14.29% 1
West Midlands -30 5 £338 -14.29% 1
North West -27 3 £394 +14.55% 1
Oracle RMAN
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 60 (93.75%) Oracle Database
3 41 (64.06%) Data Guard
4 38 (59.38%) Oracle RAC
5 35 (54.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 30 (46.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 28 (43.75%) SQL
7 28 (43.75%) Linux
8 26 (40.63%) Unix
8 26 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (34.38%) Migration
10 21 (32.81%) PL/SQL
11 18 (28.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
12 17 (26.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 15 (23.44%) Windows
15 14 (21.88%) WebLogic
16 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
17 11 (17.19%) Solaris
18 10 (15.63%) Finance
18 10 (15.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 9 (14.06%) Clustering
19 9 (14.06%) Java
19 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
19 9 (14.06%) Middleware
20 8 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
20 8 (12.50%) MySQL
20 8 (12.50%) 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 14 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.69%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (4.69%) SAP Portal
2 3 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.56%) CMS
4 1 (1.56%) JBoss
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.13%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.56%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (1.56%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (1.56%) OPENHousing
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
1 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) DMZ
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (93.75%) Oracle Database
2 35 (54.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 30 (46.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (12.50%) MySQL
6 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
8 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (7.81%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (4.69%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.69%) OLAP
9 3 (4.69%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (4.69%) Pentaho
10 2 (3.13%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.69%) ERwin
3 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.13%) PeopleTools
3 2 (3.13%) ProC
3 2 (3.13%) Toad
4 1 (1.56%) PVCS
4 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (92.19%) DBA
2 50 (78.13%) Oracle DBA
3 20 (31.25%) Administrator
4 5 (7.81%) SQL DBA
5 3 (4.69%) Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle Financials DBA
5 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.13%) MySQL DBA
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Production DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Production DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Senior DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (14.06%) Middleware
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (4.69%) SAP Basis
4 3 (4.69%) SAP PI
5 2 (3.13%) J2EE
5 2 (3.13%) OC4J
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Streams
6 1 (1.56%) Web Services
6 1 (1.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 8 (12.50%) Replication
3 5 (7.81%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.13%) Tandem
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.75%) Linux
2 26 (40.63%) Unix
3 15 (23.44%) Windows
4 11 (17.19%) Solaris
5 6 (9.38%) AIX
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.25%) SUSE
7 1 (1.56%) CentOS
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (34.38%) Migration
3 8 (12.50%) High Availability
3 8 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (10.94%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.94%) Database Security
4 7 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.38%) Database Tuning
6 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (6.25%) Analytics
7 4 (6.25%) ERP
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.69%) Change Control
8 3 (4.69%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (4.69%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (4.69%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (4.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) PL/SQL
3 17 (26.56%) Shell Script
4 9 (14.06%) Java
5 6 (9.38%) Perl
6 5 (7.81%) Python
7 3 (4.69%) Korn
8 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.13%) C
9 1 (1.56%) C#
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.13%) OCP
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) MCSA
6 1 (1.56%) MCSE
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (59.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (64.06%) Data Guard
2 18 (28.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 17 (26.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (4.69%) SCOM
4 3 (4.69%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (3.13%) Ansible
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Statspack
5 2 (3.13%) Terraform
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.69%) Cognos
5 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.13%) Capita
6 2 (3.13%) NetApp
6 2 (3.13%) Sun
6 2 (3.13%) Veritas
7 1 (1.56%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Northgate
7 1 (1.56%) VMware