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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 185 200 211
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 18 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.59% 3.32% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 16
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £338 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
502 392 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.58% 5.51% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 279 347
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 9
Average hourly rate £18.48 £22.69 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +14.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £19.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £41.60 £30.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +27.14%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (94.12%) Oracle Database
3 28 (82.35%) Oracle RAC
4 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (61.76%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (50.00%) UNIX
7 17 (50.00%) SQL
7 17 (50.00%) Finance
8 16 (47.06%) Banking
9 15 (44.12%) Linux
10 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
10 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (26.47%) Clustering
11 9 (26.47%) Solaris
12 8 (23.53%) BMC
12 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
12 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
12 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (20.59%) Migration
13 7 (20.59%) Change Management
13 7 (20.59%) Windows
13 7 (20.59%) ITIL
14 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 6 (17.65%) SAN
14 6 (17.65%) Replication
15 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
15 5 (14.71%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) Oracle Database
2 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (61.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
4 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
5 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (8.82%) TKPROF
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (5.88%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (47.06%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.88%) International Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) DBA
2 27 (79.41%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (20.59%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Senior DBA
5 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Integration Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (2.94%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Server Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) JDBC
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) ODBC
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Clustering
2 6 (17.65%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) UNIX
2 15 (44.12%) Linux
3 9 (26.47%) Solaris
4 7 (20.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Change Management
2 7 (20.59%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Data Management
4 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Database Security
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Content Management
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 8 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) OCP
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (5.88%) SRDF
4 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (11.76%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (8.82%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Control-M
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.94%) Legato
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (23.53%) BMC
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) EMC
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Sybase
5 2 (5.88%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) JBoss
6 1 (2.94%) Sun
6 1 (2.94%) HP
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago