Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 20 November 2019 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 731 812 788
Rank change year-on-year +81 -24 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 80 90 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.086% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.66% 0.60% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 53
UK median daily rate £450 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +4.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £335 £354 £300
90th Percentile £533 £484 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +1.52% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year +5.00% -7.51% +8.13%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,204 14,977 12,068
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.61% 14.39% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,237 10,111 8,137
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 390 289
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.14% - -22.22%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.91
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.43% +9.38% -36.00%

Oracle RMAN
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RMAN in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle RMAN in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle RMAN in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle RMAN in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
England +76 67 £450 +9.09% 6
UK excluding London +48 59 £419 +1.52% 5
North of England +36 18 £413 -
London +99 17 £450 +0.56% 1
South East +27 13 £490 +17.01%
Scotland +32 12 £375 -6.25%
North West +22 11 £405 +1.25%
South West -11 9 £445 +4.71% 1
Yorkshire +35 7 £468 +13.33%
Midlands +29 7 £313 -12.46% 3
West Midlands +37 6 £306 -14.04% 1
East Midlands +22 1 £325 -8.96% 2

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 66 (82.50%) Oracle Database
3 50 (62.50%) Data Guard
4 41 (51.25%) Oracle RAC
5 39 (48.75%) SQL
6 37 (46.25%) Linux
7 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
8 28 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 28 (35.00%) Unix
9 26 (32.50%) Migration
10 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 25 (31.25%) Solaris
11 24 (30.00%) PL/SQL
12 23 (28.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 21 (26.25%) Windows
13 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
14 18 (22.50%) ITIL
15 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
15 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
16 13 (16.25%) AIX
17 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (15.00%) Banking
18 11 (13.75%) Oracle Certification
18 11 (13.75%) WebLogic
18 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
19 10 (12.50%) Java
19 10 (12.50%) Incident Management
19 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (12.50%) Finance

Oracle RMAN
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (13.75%) WebLogic
2 5 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 5 (6.25%) SAP Portal
3 4 (5.00%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.50%) Confluence
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.75%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.25%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.25%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) AWS
1 3 (3.75%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.50%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.25%) Azure
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) SAN
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (82.50%) Oracle Database
2 35 (43.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 28 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 12 (15.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 8 (10.00%) SAP BW
7 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.25%) Spatial Data
9 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 4 (5.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (2.50%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.50%) DataStage
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.75%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.75%) ERwin
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.75%) Toad
3 2 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (1.25%) PeopleTools
General
1 12 (15.00%) Banking
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.25%) Arabic Language
3 1 (1.25%) Electronics
3 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (51.25%) DBA
2 39 (48.75%) Oracle DBA
3 10 (12.50%) Senior DBA
4 9 (11.25%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 9 (11.25%) Storage Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Administrator
5 8 (10.00%) Consultant
5 8 (10.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 8 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Backup Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Database Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) Middleware
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (10.00%) SAP Basis
3 5 (6.25%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.50%) REST
4 2 (2.50%) Spring
4 2 (2.50%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (1.25%) Kafka
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.25%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Clustering
2 9 (11.25%) EMC VNX
3 8 (10.00%) Celerra
3 8 (10.00%) CLARiiON
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.50%) Replication
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.50%) EPoS
7 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.25%) HACMP
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (46.25%) Linux
2 28 (35.00%) Unix
3 25 (31.25%) Solaris
4 21 (26.25%) Windows
5 13 (16.25%) AIX
6 8 (10.00%) SUSE
7 7 (8.75%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.25%) HPUX
9 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.50%) Migration
2 21 (26.25%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (22.50%) ITIL
4 11 (13.75%) Data Modelling
5 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.50%) High Availability
5 10 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 10 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 9 (11.25%) Change Management
6 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (11.25%) Storage Management
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
7 8 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (8.75%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 6 (7.50%) Data Architecture
9 6 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.25%) Loose Coupling
10 5 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) SQL
2 24 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (12.50%) Java
4 9 (11.25%) Perl
5 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) COBOL
7 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (22.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.75%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (11.25%) OCA
4 9 (11.25%) OCP
5 7 (8.75%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 41 (51.25%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (11.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (62.50%) Data Guard
2 23 (28.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (11.25%) NetBackup
4 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 6 (7.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Flashback
7 2 (2.50%) Ansible
7 2 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (21.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.25%) Brocade
3 9 (11.25%) EMC
3 9 (11.25%) SAP
3 9 (11.25%) VMware
4 8 (10.00%) Sybase
5 4 (5.00%) Veeam
6 3 (3.75%) Ariba
6 3 (3.75%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) IBM
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) Dell
8 1 (1.25%) Google
8 1 (1.25%) Informatica
8 1 (1.25%) Mercator
8 1 (1.25%) Northgate
8 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.25%) PlateSpin