The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 119 128 143
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.19% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 2.02% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -
Data Guard
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
204 248 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.90% 9.61% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 140 161
Median daily rate £430 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £300 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £17.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +31.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £60.00 £31.97
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Guard across the East of England region.

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the East of England region.

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 2 £350 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £400 -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (75.00%) High Availability
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (66.67%) Clustering
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (33.33%) Change Control
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (25.00%) Database Security
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) SLA
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (16.67%) OCP
9 2 (16.67%) Automotive

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (16.67%) DTS
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) High Availability
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Database Security
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCDBA
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle