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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
UK / England
Rank 507 569 535
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 53 42 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.30% 0.99% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 40
Median daily rate £425 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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
4065 4235 4234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.88% 8.91% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2725 2694 2525
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £296 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 133 144
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +54.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.06 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +55.55%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +16 25 £475 +5.55% 2
South East +26 9 £450 +16.88% 2
East of England +9 6 £406 +31.57%
North East - 5 £325 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £370 -17.77% 1
South West +8 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £350 -
East Midlands -2 1 £300 - 1
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 124 (94.66%) Oracle Database
3 78 (59.54%) Oracle RAC
4 72 (54.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 69 (52.67%) Linux
6 65 (49.62%) Unix
7 60 (45.80%) Oracle RMAN
8 50 (38.17%) SQL
9 47 (35.88%) Oracle Database 12c
10 45 (34.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 33 (25.19%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
11 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
11 33 (25.19%) WebLogic
11 33 (25.19%) Oracle Database 10g
12 32 (24.43%) Oracle EBS
12 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
13 31 (23.66%) Windows
14 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
15 28 (21.37%) ITIL
16 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
17 26 (19.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
18 25 (19.08%) Red Hat
19 24 (18.32%) High Availability
20 23 (17.56%) Shell Script
20 23 (17.56%) PostgreSQL
21 21 (16.03%) Finance
22 18 (13.74%) Oracle Applications
22 18 (13.74%) AIX
22 18 (13.74%) Oracle Certification

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (25.19%) WebLogic
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (8.40%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (7.63%) Confluence
5 4 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.53%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (24.43%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (13.74%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (10.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (7.63%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.76%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) IaaS
1 4 (3.05%) PaaS
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
2 2 (1.53%) Taleo
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.58%) SAN
2 5 (3.82%) SSL
3 4 (3.05%) DNS
3 4 (3.05%) Firewall
4 3 (2.29%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.29%) LDAP
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.53%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (94.66%) Oracle Database
2 72 (54.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (35.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 33 (25.19%) Oracle Database 10g
4 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
5 23 (17.56%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (12.98%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (12.21%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (12.21%) Oracle9i Database
8 14 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (9.16%) RDBMS
9 12 (9.16%) Relational Database
9 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (7.63%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (6.11%) MySQL
11 8 (6.11%) Oracle Exadata
12 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (4.58%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Bitbucket
1 10 (7.63%) JIRA
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.76%) JUnit
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.76%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.76%) Subversion
3 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 21 (16.03%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.53%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Electronics
3 2 (1.53%) Local Government
3 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.53%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 104 (79.39%) DBA
2 99 (75.57%) Oracle DBA
3 24 (18.32%) Administrator
4 17 (12.98%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 16 (12.21%) SC Cleared DBA
6 13 (9.92%) SQL DBA
7 8 (6.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 6 (4.58%) Architect
8 6 (4.58%) Consultant
8 6 (4.58%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (4.58%) Unix DBA
9 5 (3.82%) Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Database Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
10 4 (3.05%) Migration Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Migration Project Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.05%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (3.05%) Middleware
2 4 (3.05%) Oracle Streams
3 3 (2.29%) .NET
4 2 (1.53%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.76%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.76%) ICEfaces
5 1 (0.76%) JSF
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.76%) Web Services
5 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.92%) Clustering
2 13 (9.92%) Replication
3 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.82%) HACMP
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle Licensing
5 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.05%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.29%) CESG
7 2 (1.53%) Statistics
8 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Exalogic
8 1 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 69 (52.67%) Linux
2 65 (49.62%) Unix
3 31 (23.66%) Windows
4 18 (13.74%) AIX
5 13 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.87%) Solaris
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.34%) Windows Server
9 6 (4.58%) SUSE
10 5 (3.82%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.53%) HPUX
12 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.19%) Performance Tuning
2 28 (21.37%) ITIL
3 24 (18.32%) High Availability
4 17 (12.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (11.45%) Migration
6 14 (10.69%) Change Management
7 13 (9.92%) SOA
8 10 (7.63%) ETL
9 9 (6.87%) Configuration Management
9 9 (6.87%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.11%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (6.11%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (6.11%) Database Tuning
10 8 (6.11%) DevOps
11 7 (5.34%) Database Security
12 6 (4.58%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (4.58%) Release Management
13 5 (3.82%) Load Balancing
13 5 (3.82%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.17%) SQL
2 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
3 23 (17.56%) Shell Script
4 9 (6.87%) Perl
4 9 (6.87%) Python
5 8 (6.11%) Korn
6 7 (5.34%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.82%) Java
8 4 (3.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) C++
9 2 (1.53%) Ruby
10 1 (0.76%) C#
10 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (25.19%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.43%) SC Cleared
3 18 (13.74%) Oracle Certification
4 11 (8.40%) OCP
5 7 (5.34%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.05%) BC Cleared
6 4 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.29%) Degree
7 3 (2.29%) MCDBA
7 3 (2.29%) MCSE
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 5 (3.82%) QA
3 4 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.05%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 78 (59.54%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (9.16%) Corosync
3 8 (6.11%) Oracle Clusterware
4 7 (5.34%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (3.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (3.05%) vCloud
8 2 (1.53%) SRDF
8 2 (1.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 60 (45.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (19.85%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 13 (9.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (9.16%) Pacemaker
5 10 (7.63%) ZABBIX
6 5 (3.82%) Puppet
6 5 (3.82%) SCOM
7 4 (3.05%) Ansible
8 3 (2.29%) Oracle Statspack
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.76%) Nagios
10 1 (0.76%) OpenView
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
3 25 (19.08%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.16%) VMware
5 7 (5.34%) IBM
6 6 (4.58%) NetApp
7 4 (3.05%) SAP
7 4 (3.05%) Sybase
8 3 (2.29%) Informatica
8 3 (2.29%) Software AG
9 2 (1.53%) EMC
9 2 (1.53%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.53%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.76%) Arqiva
10 1 (0.76%) HP
10 1 (0.76%) IFS
10 1 (0.76%) Sun
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