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 3 months to 27 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 541 577
Rank change year-on-year -19 +36  
Contract jobs citing Oracle RMAN 50 113 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.98% 1.83% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 64 29
Median daily rate £405 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £500 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £338 £360
% change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -  
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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5110 6167 4748
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.85% 11.42% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3343 3963 2927
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 146 159
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.39% +36.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.64 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

Oracle RMAN
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle RMAN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle RMAN in the UK

Oracle RMAN
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 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
England -29 47 £405 +15.71% 3
London -15 16 £428 -10.00% 1
North West +29 13 £313 -21.87% 1
Lancashire - 13 £313 -
Preston - 11 £313 -
Hampshire +14 7 £475 -
South East +4 7 £475 +28.81% 1
West Midlands +23 5 £399 +22.69%
Scotland +26 3 - -
South West -4 3 £409 +22.93%
Coventry - 3 £388 -
Dorset - 3 £409 -
Bournemouth - 3 £409 -
City of London -8 2 £498 +4.73%
Portsmouth - 2 £488 -
Tyne and Wear +66 1 £310 +3.33%
Newcastle upon Tyne +66 1 £310 +3.33%
North East +64 1 £310 +3.33%
Yorkshire +25 1 £375 +20.00%
Edinburgh +20 1 - -
West Yorkshire +12 1 £375 +20.00%
Glasgow +5 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Clydebank - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Walsall - 1 £420 -
Hook - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Oracle RMAN.

1 91 (94.79%) Oracle
2 79 (82.29%) Oracle Database
3 66 (68.75%) SQL
4 48 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 45 (46.88%) Linux
6 44 (45.83%) PL/SQL
7 40 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 39 (40.63%) Data Guard
9 38 (39.58%) Oracle RAC
10 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 30 (31.25%) Unix
11 30 (31.25%) Shell Script
12 29 (30.21%) Windows
12 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
12 29 (30.21%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (30.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 28 (29.17%) Security Cleared
14 27 (28.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 25 (26.04%) Migration
15 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
16 24 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
17 23 (23.96%) Toad
18 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
19 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
20 18 (18.75%) Perl
20 18 (18.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
21 17 (17.71%) WebLogic
21 17 (17.71%) AIX
21 17 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery

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 17 (17.71%) WebLogic
2 5 (5.21%) GeoServer
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.13%) JBoss
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle Utilities
3 3 (3.13%) Temenos T24
4 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) Kerberos
1 7 (7.29%) SAN
2 5 (5.21%) SSH
2 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.17%) NAS
4 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.04%) DNS
5 1 (1.04%) Internet
5 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (82.29%) Oracle Database
2 48 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (41.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 32 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 24 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
7 14 (14.58%) RDBMS
8 13 (13.54%) TKPROF
9 12 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (10.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (8.33%) MySQL
11 8 (8.33%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (7.29%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (7.29%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (5.21%) Oracle ODI
14 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Toad
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) MSI
5 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Local Government
3 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.04%) Electronics
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (78.13%) DBA
2 65 (67.71%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (25.00%) Administrator
4 12 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared DBA
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
6 6 (6.25%) Developer
6 6 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.21%) Database Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Senior DBA
9 3 (3.13%) Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Backup Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Database Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Database Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (30.21%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 14 (14.58%) Middleware
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (7.29%) OAuth2
5 6 (6.25%) REST
5 6 (6.25%) RESTful
5 6 (6.25%) Web Services
6 4 (4.17%) .NET
7 3 (3.13%) XML
8 2 (2.08%) Kafka
9 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.04%) CSS
9 1 (1.04%) DHTML
9 1 (1.04%) HTML
9 1 (1.04%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (1.04%) JSF
9 1 (1.04%) MDX
9 1 (1.04%) OC4J
9 1 (1.04%) Web Services Management
9 1 (1.04%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) HACMP
3 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.17%) Replication
4 3 (3.13%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Clustering
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.88%) Linux
2 30 (31.25%) Unix
3 29 (30.21%) Windows
4 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (17.71%) AIX
6 16 (16.67%) Solaris
7 12 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (7.29%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (6.25%) HPUX
10 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.04%) Tru64
12 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (26.04%) Migration
3 17 (17.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (15.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 14 (14.58%) ITIL
6 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (9.38%) Data Migration
8 8 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 8 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.29%) Change Management
9 7 (7.29%) High Availability
9 7 (7.29%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (6.25%) Build Automation
10 6 (6.25%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.25%) Patch Management
10 6 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
11 5 (5.21%) DevOps
11 5 (5.21%) Performance Analysis
12 4 (4.17%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.75%) SQL
2 44 (45.83%) PL/SQL
3 30 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
5 18 (18.75%) Perl
6 6 (6.25%) C
7 5 (5.21%) Python
8 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.13%) Korn
10 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) Java
11 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 25 (26.04%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (4.17%) OCP
5 3 (3.13%) Degree
5 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.08%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.08%) MCSE
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.08%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.04%) IBM Certification
7 1 (1.04%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) Solvency II
System Software
1 38 (39.58%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (5.21%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.13%) vSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.08%) NFS
4 2 (2.08%) SRDF
5 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (40.63%) Data Guard
2 27 (28.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 18 (18.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (6.25%) vRealize
5 3 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.13%) Puppet
6 2 (2.08%) EMC TimeFinder
6 2 (2.08%) logstash
6 2 (2.08%) NetApp OnCommand
6 2 (2.08%) SnapMirror
6 2 (2.08%) SnapVault
6 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.04%) Ansible
7 1 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.04%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (1.04%) Nagios
7 1 (1.04%) OpenView
7 1 (1.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (94.79%) Oracle
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
4 13 (13.54%) VMware
5 9 (9.38%) IBM
6 4 (4.17%) HP
6 4 (4.17%) Veritas
7 3 (3.13%) EMC
7 3 (3.13%) SAP
7 3 (3.13%) Temenos
8 2 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (2.08%) Brocade
8 2 (2.08%) CommVault
8 2 (2.08%) NetApp
8 2 (2.08%) Remedy
8 2 (2.08%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.04%) Informatica
9 1 (1.04%) Lumension
9 1 (1.04%) McAfee
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