The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
125 83 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.31% 8.31% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 33
Average daily rate £425 £590 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.96% +57.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £303 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £700 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £20.19 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.59% -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Guard across the Cheshire region.

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire