The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 199 189 217
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 16 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% 3.92% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Average daily rate £429 £444 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.26% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £355 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £579 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
416 408 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.28% 6.47% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 299 277
Average daily rate £414 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £541 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £23.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Data Guard
London

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 27 (90.00%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (43.33%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) UNIX
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle RMAN
8 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
10 9 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 9 (30.00%) Finance
10 9 (30.00%) Banking
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
12 7 (23.33%) Solaris
12 7 (23.33%) ITIL
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
13 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
14 5 (16.67%) Java
14 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
14 5 (16.67%) Clustering
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
14 5 (16.67%) High Availability
15 4 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
15 4 (13.33%) Oracle Spatial
15 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (13.33%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 21 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (6.67%) VLDB
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
1 9 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) DBA
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) Senior DBA
4 3 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) UNIX
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Solaris
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.67%) AIX
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
4 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Database Security
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) OCP
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (10.00%) Control-M
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (3.33%) Legato
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) BMC
3 3 (10.00%) Veritas
3 3 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
4 2 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) JBoss
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