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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 117 124 130
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.039% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.63% 0.49% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £300 - £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £29.45
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
193 204 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.10% 7.98% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 116 96
Average daily rate £413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £179 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £29.75 £26.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 7 £300 -
Data Guard
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
4 7 (63.64%) High Availability
4 7 (63.64%) Clustering
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (36.36%) Automotive
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Solaris
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
8 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (18.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) DBA
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Database Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Development DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Development DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Production DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Production DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Progress DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (63.64%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) PL/SQL
1 10 (90.91%) Shell Script
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft