The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 458 432 475
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +43
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 95 118 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.55% 3.43% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 57
Average daily rate
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£423 £381 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3731 3437 3487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.56% 7.37% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2196 1963 1855
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 153 157
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £41.80 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
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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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
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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
London +37 69 £405 -1.81% 10
South East -26 11 £428 +15.54% 5
North West -9 6 £400 -15.78% 1
Yorkshire -19 3 £450 +20.00% 3
East Midlands 0 2 - - 1
West Midlands -17 2 £350 +27.27% 1
South West -39 2 £425 +10.38% 4
East of England - - - - 2
North East - - - - 1
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 276 (100.00%) Oracle
2 250 (90.58%) Oracle Database
3 201 (72.83%) Oracle RAC
4 190 (68.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 166 (60.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 157 (56.88%) Oracle RMAN
7 135 (48.91%) SQL
8 113 (40.94%) UNIX
9 104 (37.68%) Linux
10 100 (36.23%) Performance Tuning
11 88 (31.88%) SQL Server
12 86 (31.16%) PL/SQL
13 73 (26.45%) Finance
14 70 (25.36%) Shell Script
15 68 (24.64%) Solaris
16 65 (23.55%) Replication
17 58 (21.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 56 (20.29%) Windows
19 50 (18.12%) SQL Server 2008
19 50 (18.12%) Oracle Database 12c
20 48 (17.39%) ITIL
21 46 (16.67%) Clustering
22 41 (14.86%) Relational Database
23 40 (14.49%) RDBMS
24 38 (13.77%) T-SQL
25 37 (13.41%) SAN
25 37 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 36 (13.04%) WebLogic
26 36 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
27 34 (12.32%) Disaster Recovery

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 36 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 15 (5.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (3.62%) Apache
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.36%) Confluence
8 1 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (5.80%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (2.90%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (13.41%) SAN
2 15 (5.43%) NAS
3 9 (3.26%) Internet
4 8 (2.90%) LDAP
4 8 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.17%) Firewall
6 5 (1.81%) DNS
7 4 (1.45%) VLAN
7 4 (1.45%) DHCP
7 4 (1.45%) VPN
8 2 (0.72%) CTI
8 2 (0.72%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.36%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (90.58%) Oracle Database
2 190 (68.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 166 (60.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 88 (31.88%) SQL Server
5 50 (18.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (18.12%) Oracle Database 12c
6 41 (14.86%) Relational Database
7 40 (14.49%) RDBMS
8 36 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 31 (11.23%) Oracle Reports
10 27 (9.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 25 (9.06%) Oracle9i Database
12 22 (7.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 19 (6.88%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (6.16%) MySQL
15 17 (6.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (4.71%) Oracle Exadata
17 11 (3.99%) SQLPlus
18 10 (3.62%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 15 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (4.35%) Toad
3 8 (2.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.54%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (2.17%) ProC
6 3 (1.09%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.09%) Subversion
7 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 73 (26.45%) Finance
2 32 (11.59%) Banking
3 15 (5.43%) Financial Institution
4 10 (3.62%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.26%) Retail
6 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.72%) French Language
7 2 (0.72%) International Banking
7 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 228 (82.61%) DBA
2 199 (72.10%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (16.67%) Administrator
4 35 (12.68%) SQL DBA
5 28 (10.14%) Senior DBA
6 26 (9.42%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 22 (7.97%) Architect
8 15 (5.43%) Consultant
9 11 (3.99%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 11 (3.99%) SQL Server DBA
10 10 (3.62%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (3.62%) Data Architect
11 9 (3.26%) Data Centre Architect
11 9 (3.26%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.17%) Sybase DBA
12 6 (2.17%) Oracle Architect
13 5 (1.81%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (1.81%) UNIX Administrator
13 5 (1.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
13 5 (1.81%) Senior UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.71%) Middleware
1 13 (4.71%) Oracle Streams
2 10 (3.62%) XML
3 6 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.45%) HTML
5 3 (1.09%) WebCenter
5 3 (1.09%) .NET
6 2 (0.72%) JPA
6 2 (0.72%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.72%) JDBC
6 2 (0.72%) XSD
6 2 (0.72%) XSLT
6 2 (0.72%) ODBC
7 1 (0.36%) COM
7 1 (0.36%) J2EE
7 1 (0.36%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (23.55%) Replication
2 46 (16.67%) Clustering
3 10 (3.62%) Enterprise Storage
4 9 (3.26%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.54%) Hedge funds
5 7 (2.54%) Statistics
6 6 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.81%) Firmware
7 5 (1.81%) Grid Computing
8 3 (1.09%) LPAR
8 3 (1.09%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.09%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.09%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.72%) W3C
9 2 (0.72%) HACMP
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) DTV
10 1 (0.36%) Streaming Media
10 1 (0.36%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 113 (40.94%) UNIX
2 104 (37.68%) Linux
3 68 (24.64%) Solaris
4 56 (20.29%) Windows
5 37 (13.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (10.14%) AIX
7 15 (5.43%) HPUX
8 12 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (36.23%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (17.39%) ITIL
3 34 (12.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (11.59%) Migration
5 30 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
6 21 (7.61%) High Availability
7 19 (6.88%) Data Modelling
8 18 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (6.16%) Change Management
9 17 (6.16%) Performance Analysis
10 15 (5.43%) Project Management
11 13 (4.71%) SOA
12 12 (4.35%) Change Control
12 12 (4.35%) Data Migration
12 12 (4.35%) Incident Management
13 11 (3.99%) Service Management
14 10 (3.62%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (3.26%) Data Management
16 8 (2.90%) BCP
16 8 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 135 (48.91%) SQL
2 86 (31.16%) PL/SQL
3 70 (25.36%) Shell Script
4 38 (13.77%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.97%) Perl
6 15 (5.43%) PowerShell
7 10 (3.62%) Java
8 9 (3.26%) Korn
9 7 (2.54%) C
10 5 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.72%) XPath
11 2 (0.72%) C#
12 1 (0.36%) sed
12 1 (0.36%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.36%) AWK
Qualifications
1 33 (11.96%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.78%) SC Cleared
3 26 (9.42%) Oracle Certification
4 25 (9.06%) OCP
5 20 (7.25%) Degree
6 8 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.81%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.45%) MCITP
8 4 (1.45%) MCSA
9 3 (1.09%) OCA
10 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.97%) SLA
2 7 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.72%) QA
3 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 201 (72.83%) Oracle RAC
2 157 (56.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.90%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.81%) SRDF
6 4 (1.45%) Xen
6 4 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.45%) vSphere
6 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.09%) XenApp
7 3 (1.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 58 (21.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (3.99%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (3.62%) Tivoli
4 8 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.81%) Legato
5 5 (1.81%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.81%) Oracle Statspack
6 4 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (1.45%) SCOM
6 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.09%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 3 (1.09%) Control-M
7 3 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.72%) Foglight
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.36%) OpenView
9 1 (0.36%) OVSD
Vendors
1 276 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (11.59%) Red Hat
3 30 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.88%) Veritas
5 17 (6.16%) EMC
6 16 (5.80%) HP
6 16 (5.80%) BMC
7 15 (5.43%) VMware
8 14 (5.07%) Sybase
9 13 (4.71%) IBM
10 9 (3.26%) NetApp
10 9 (3.26%) Sun
11 6 (2.17%) Remedy
12 4 (1.45%) JBoss
12 4 (1.45%) SAP
13 3 (1.09%) Citrix
13 3 (1.09%) CommVault
14 2 (0.72%) Northgate
14 2 (0.72%) FatWire
15 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
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