The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 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)
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 129 139
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 3 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.37% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.30% 3.73% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Median daily rate £409 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.93% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £298 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £378 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £336 £360
% change year-on-year +17.10% -6.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.78% -  

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 the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 230 295 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 8.40% 9.85% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 205 123
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 26
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.36 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +209.34% -23.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £12.20 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.36 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.10 £20.50
% change year-on-year -48.68% +66.34%  

Oracle RMAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RMAN in the South West

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RMAN in the South West

Oracle RMAN
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Dorset - 3 £409 -
Oracle RMAN
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (42.86%) OAuth2
4 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse

Oracle RMAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Middleware
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (42.86%) OAuth2
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Build Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (28.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) VMware