The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 533 538 421
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -117
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 94 60 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.87% 1.44% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 48 115
Average daily rate £376 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £371 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.63 - £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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5039 4174 3914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.83% 8.23% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3227 2553 2277
Average daily rate £450 £417 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £262 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 192 157
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.19 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.00 £45.00
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 England

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
South East -1 32 £375 -16.66% 2
London -20 25 £463 +2.77% 1
West Midlands +7 14 £400 +6.66% 1
East of England +10 8 £350 -1.40% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £300 -
North West -2 4 - -
South West +11 3 £304 -19.00% 2
East Midlands +6 3 - - 1
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 135 (91.22%) Oracle Database
3 101 (68.24%) Oracle RMAN
4 94 (63.51%) Oracle RAC
5 82 (55.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 71 (47.97%) Linux
7 70 (47.30%) Performance Tuning
8 67 (45.27%) SQL
9 62 (41.89%) Shell Script
10 51 (34.46%) Unix
11 48 (32.43%) PL/SQL
12 47 (31.76%) Oracle Database 12c
13 46 (31.08%) Replication
14 42 (28.38%) Oracle Database 10g
15 37 (25.00%) Clustering
16 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
16 36 (24.32%) High Availability
17 29 (19.59%) WebLogic
17 29 (19.59%) Oracle EBS
18 28 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
18 28 (18.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 27 (18.24%) Finance
19 27 (18.24%) Oracle Applications
19 27 (18.24%) Windows
20 24 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
21 23 (15.54%) Database Tuning
22 21 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
22 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
22 21 (14.19%) Red Hat

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 29 (19.59%) WebLogic
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.35%) JBoss
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (19.59%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (18.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (18.24%) Oracle Applications
4 16 (10.81%) Oracle 11i
5 7 (4.73%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) SAN
2 6 (4.05%) Internet
2 6 (4.05%) Network Security
3 5 (3.38%) Firewall
4 3 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (91.22%) Oracle Database
2 82 (55.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (31.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 42 (28.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 36 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 19 (12.84%) MySQL
7 17 (11.49%) Oracle Discoverer
8 16 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (9.46%) NoSQL
9 14 (9.46%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (8.11%) Sybase ASE
11 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
12 10 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (6.76%) DB2
12 10 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (6.76%) RDBMS
13 9 (6.08%) MongoDB
14 7 (4.73%) Oracle Exadata
15 6 (4.05%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (18.24%) Finance
2 17 (11.49%) Banking
3 7 (4.73%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.73%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.05%) Games
5 5 (3.38%) Automotive
6 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.03%) Retail
7 2 (1.35%) French Language
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 138 (93.24%) DBA
2 117 (79.05%) Oracle DBA
3 42 (28.38%) Administrator
4 16 (10.81%) Sybase DBA
5 15 (10.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 14 (9.46%) SQL DBA
7 13 (8.78%) SC Cleared DBA
8 11 (7.43%) Senior DBA
9 7 (4.73%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 4 (2.70%) Consultant
10 4 (2.70%) Developer
10 4 (2.70%) E-Business Administrator
10 4 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.70%) Oracle Production DBA
10 4 (2.70%) Production DBA
10 4 (2.70%) Senior Sybase DBA
11 3 (2.03%) Architect
11 3 (2.03%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
11 3 (2.03%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (2.03%) Sybase Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 12 (8.11%) Middleware
3 5 (3.38%) Oracle Streams
4 4 (2.70%) .NET
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (2.03%) Castor
5 3 (2.03%) POSIX
6 2 (1.35%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.35%) WSDL
6 2 (1.35%) XML
7 1 (0.68%) COM
7 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.68%) XSD
7 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.08%) Replication
2 37 (25.00%) Clustering
3 13 (8.78%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.70%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.03%) Digital Media
7 3 (2.03%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.35%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.68%) Online Games
9 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 71 (47.97%) Linux
2 51 (34.46%) Unix
3 27 (18.24%) Windows
4 21 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (12.84%) Solaris
6 12 (8.11%) AIX
7 5 (3.38%) zOS
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (47.30%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (24.32%) High Availability
3 23 (15.54%) Database Tuning
4 19 (12.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (11.49%) Migration
6 16 (10.81%) Change Control
6 16 (10.81%) Change Management
7 12 (8.11%) ITIL
8 11 (7.43%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (7.43%) Information Security
8 11 (7.43%) SOA
9 10 (6.76%) Capacity Management
10 9 (6.08%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.08%) ETL
10 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.73%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.73%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.05%) ERP
12 6 (4.05%) Logical Data Model
12 6 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (45.27%) SQL
2 62 (41.89%) Shell Script
3 48 (32.43%) PL/SQL
4 12 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.73%) Java
6 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.03%) PHP
8 2 (1.35%) Korn
8 2 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 21 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Certification
3 19 (12.84%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.49%) OCP
5 4 (2.70%) Degree
6 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.35%) QA
1 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 94 (63.51%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 101 (68.24%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (3.38%) Nagios
4 4 (2.70%) Foglight
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (1.35%) OpenView
6 2 (1.35%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.68%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.68%) Puppet
7 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.19%) Red Hat
3 16 (10.81%) Sybase
4 8 (5.41%) SAP
4 8 (5.41%) VMware
5 6 (4.05%) EMC
6 5 (3.38%) Informatica
6 5 (3.38%) Pega
7 4 (2.70%) Imperva
8 3 (2.03%) Cisco
8 3 (2.03%) Dell
8 3 (2.03%) Endeca
8 3 (2.03%) F5
8 3 (2.03%) NetApp
8 3 (2.03%) Splunk
9 2 (1.35%) HP
9 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) Teradata
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