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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - 84 79
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.15% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
Scotland

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
145 93 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.46% 6.33% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 53 37
Average daily rate £450 £338 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £158 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £432 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 1 May 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) GIS
5 1 (20.00%) ArcIMS
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) ArcSDE
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) ArcIMS
1 1 (20.00%) ArcSDE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (20.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat