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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 150 172 194
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 9 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.44% 4.74% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 17
Median daily rate £463 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £388 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
London

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
369 443 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.16% 8.18% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 336 332
Median daily rate £475 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
8 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) Banking
9 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (23.08%) Unix
9 3 (23.08%) AIX
9 3 (23.08%) Solaris
9 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
9 3 (23.08%) Project Management
10 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 2 (15.38%) Migration
10 2 (15.38%) DevOps
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (7.69%) Replication
11 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
11 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
11 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared

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

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DBA
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Database Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
3 1 (7.69%) WorldPay