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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 187 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 9 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.13% 3.88% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
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£425 £363 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -23.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -33.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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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
423 412 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.57% 6.20% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 290 217
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.21 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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
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 December 2014.

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 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) UNIX
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (40.91%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
8 6 (27.27%) Replication
8 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Migration
9 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (18.18%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) BMC
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
11 3 (13.64%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (13.64%) MySQL
8 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (4.55%) International Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) DBA
2 20 (90.91%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Server Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JDBC
1 1 (4.55%) ODBC
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) High Availability
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) Database Security
2 2 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Release Management
3 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) ETL
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) PL/SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 16 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.55%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) BMC
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) Sybase
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago