The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 171 185 199
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 20 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.89% 4.51% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 5
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£428 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £318 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £560 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
409 443 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.57% 7.44% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 326 276
Average daily rate £450 £413 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £274 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -57.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.43 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £18.70 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the City of London region.

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard.

1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (90.32%) Oracle RAC
3 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
4 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (58.06%) Linux
6 16 (51.61%) SQL
6 16 (51.61%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (45.16%) Finance
8 13 (41.94%) UNIX
8 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
9 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
10 10 (32.26%) Banking
11 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (29.03%) SAN
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
12 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
13 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (22.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (22.58%) NetApp
13 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
13 7 (22.58%) Oracle EBS
14 6 (19.35%) Replication
14 6 (19.35%) IBM
14 6 (19.35%) AIX
14 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) NAS
3 3 (9.68%) VLAN
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) Oracle Database
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
5 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) DBA
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (19.35%) SQL DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Server Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Designer
6 1 (3.23%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (6.45%) CGI
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (58.06%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (19.35%) AIX
5 4 (12.90%) Windows
6 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (19.35%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) SOA
4 4 (12.90%) Database Security
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.68%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
2 12 (38.71%) Shell Script
3 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Korn
5 4 (12.90%) Perl
6 3 (9.68%) C
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (9.68%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Xen
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Corosync
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (3.23%) Pacemaker
4 1 (3.23%) Puppet
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) HP
3 7 (22.58%) NetApp
3 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 6 (19.35%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Brocade
8 1 (3.23%) WorldPay
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago