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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 531 451 457
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 44 112 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.07% 2.98% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 75 50
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£414 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.64% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £326 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £565 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £420 £370
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
4108 3762 3424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.86% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2561 2178 1954
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 115 159
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 35 £420 -6.66% 13
South East -17 4 £450 - 5
South West -15 2 £379 +15.64% 3
Yorkshire -28 2 £350 -7.89% 3
North West -17 1 - - 3
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 102 (93.58%) Oracle Database
3 91 (83.49%) Oracle RAC
4 64 (58.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 64 (58.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 57 (52.29%) Linux
6 47 (43.12%) SQL
7 42 (38.53%) UNIX
7 42 (38.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 39 (35.78%) Performance Tuning
9 35 (32.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 34 (31.19%) PL/SQL
11 29 (26.61%) Shell Script
12 28 (25.69%) Finance
13 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
13 26 (23.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 24 (22.02%) Red Hat
15 23 (21.10%) WebLogic
16 22 (20.18%) Windows
17 21 (19.27%) Oracle EBS
18 20 (18.35%) Clustering
19 19 (17.43%) Replication
19 19 (17.43%) ITIL
20 18 (16.51%) Oracle Applications
21 16 (14.68%) Oracle BI EE
21 16 (14.68%) Oracle EBS R12
22 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
22 15 (13.76%) High Availability
22 15 (13.76%) Middleware
22 15 (13.76%) RDBMS

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 23 (21.10%) WebLogic
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (2.75%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.92%) Confluence
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (19.27%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (16.51%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.67%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (0.92%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) SAN
2 7 (6.42%) Internet
2 7 (6.42%) LDAP
3 4 (3.67%) LAN
3 4 (3.67%) WAN
3 4 (3.67%) Firewall
3 4 (3.67%) NAS
4 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.75%) VPN
4 3 (2.75%) DNS
4 3 (2.75%) VLAN
4 3 (2.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.83%) HTTP
6 1 (0.92%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (93.58%) Oracle Database
2 64 (58.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 42 (38.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 35 (32.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (23.85%) SQL Server
6 16 (14.68%) Oracle BI EE
7 15 (13.76%) Relational Database
7 15 (13.76%) RDBMS
8 13 (11.93%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (11.01%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (7.34%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (4.59%) OLTP
14 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (3.67%) TKPROF
15 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Subversion
2 5 (4.59%) Toad
3 4 (3.67%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.92%) Hudson
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Banking
3 7 (6.42%) Retail
4 6 (5.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Advertising
5 1 (0.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 89 (81.65%) DBA
2 85 (77.98%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (14.68%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 13 (11.93%) Administrator
5 8 (7.34%) SQL DBA
6 7 (6.42%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Senior DBA
8 4 (3.67%) Server Administrator
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (1.83%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (1.83%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (1.83%) Technical Architect
10 2 (1.83%) Oracle Architect
10 2 (1.83%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.76%) Middleware
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (4.59%) .NET
5 4 (3.67%) XML
5 4 (3.67%) XSD
5 4 (3.67%) XSLT
5 4 (3.67%) XML Schema
6 3 (2.75%) JPA
6 3 (2.75%) HTML
7 2 (1.83%) POSIX
7 2 (1.83%) J2EE
7 2 (1.83%) CGI
8 1 (0.92%) OC4J
8 1 (0.92%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.92%) SOAP
8 1 (0.92%) Flash
8 1 (0.92%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Clustering
2 19 (17.43%) Replication
3 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.67%) W3C
6 3 (2.75%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 57 (52.29%) Linux
2 42 (38.53%) UNIX
3 22 (20.18%) Windows
4 14 (12.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (11.01%) AIX
6 8 (7.34%) Solaris
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (17.43%) ITIL
3 15 (13.76%) High Availability
4 12 (11.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.01%) Migration
5 11 (10.09%) SOA
5 11 (10.09%) Database Security
6 10 (9.17%) Database Tuning
7 9 (8.26%) Capacity Management
7 9 (8.26%) Database Mirroring
7 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.42%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (5.50%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (4.59%) Patch Management
10 5 (4.59%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (4.59%) Benchmarking
10 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) SQL
2 34 (31.19%) PL/SQL
3 29 (26.61%) Shell Script
4 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.42%) Perl
6 6 (5.50%) Korn
6 6 (5.50%) C
6 6 (5.50%) Java
7 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.67%) XPath
8 4 (3.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.75%) C#
10 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.92%) Python
11 1 (0.92%) Uniface
11 1 (0.92%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.92%) AWK
11 1 (0.92%) Ruby
11 1 (0.92%) R
11 1 (0.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.42%) OCP
3 6 (5.50%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) QA
2 4 (3.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.67%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.83%) SLA
4 1 (0.92%) COBIT
4 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 91 (83.49%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 7 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.75%) Xen
4 3 (2.75%) vSphere
5 2 (1.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 64 (58.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 26 (23.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (7.34%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (3.67%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (22.02%) Red Hat
3 13 (11.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.09%) HP
5 10 (9.17%) IBM
6 8 (7.34%) VMware
6 8 (7.34%) NetApp
7 7 (6.42%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.83%) Brocade
9 1 (0.92%) BEA
9 1 (0.92%) Informatica
9 1 (0.92%) Percona
9 1 (0.92%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.92%) Sun
9 1 (0.92%) webMethods
9 1 (0.92%) Remedy
9 1 (0.92%) Ab Initio
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