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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 170 195 190
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 20 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.71% 3.79% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 6
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£430 £429 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.17% -3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £305 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
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
425 422 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.82% 6.51% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 309 304
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.25 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £18.25 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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 17 April 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (90.00%) Oracle RAC
3 26 (86.67%) Oracle Database
4 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (53.33%) Finance
5 16 (53.33%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) Linux
6 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (33.33%) Banking
7 10 (33.33%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (26.67%) HP
9 8 (26.67%) SAN
9 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
10 7 (23.33%) NetApp
10 7 (23.33%) Replication
11 6 (20.00%) Clustering
11 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
12 5 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) Oracle Database
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (26.67%) RDBMS
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (3.33%) MySQL
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) DBA
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Server Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) MySQL DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Replication
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) UNIX
3 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Database Security
4 3 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.67%) Korn
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.00%) Xen
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Corosync
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (3.33%) Pacemaker
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) HP
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (23.33%) NetApp
4 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) Remedy
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 17 days ago