The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - 78 62
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.086% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.82% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £475 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £381 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.75 -
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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 Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.32% 4.72% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 26
Average daily rate £315 £425 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.88% +73.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £212 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) AIX
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (30.00%) Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (20.00%) Replication
8 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (20.00%) MySQL
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (20.00%) HTTP
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (20.00%) SCOM
8 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) DBA
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas