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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 511 551 429
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -122
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 106 58 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.09% 1.44% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 43 100
Median daily rate £375 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £351 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
UK excluding London median 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
5063 4026 3802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.31% 8.19% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3265 2531 2245
Median daily rate £450 £415 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £562 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 169 141
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% -10.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £33.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South East +14 30 £369 -18.05% 7
London -25 25 £475 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +17 22 £400 +6.66% 1
North West - 11 £394 - 1
East of England +14 9 £350 -1.40%
Yorkshire +12 5 £300 -14.28% 2
South West +3 4 £300 -20.00% 2
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 131 (88.51%) Oracle Database
3 93 (62.84%) Oracle RAC
4 90 (60.81%) Oracle RMAN
5 84 (56.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 82 (55.41%) Linux
7 72 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
8 63 (42.57%) Shell Script
9 62 (41.89%) Unix
10 58 (39.19%) SQL
11 48 (32.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 46 (31.08%) PL/SQL
13 44 (29.73%) Oracle Database 12c
14 39 (26.35%) WebLogic
15 38 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
16 37 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
17 36 (24.32%) Oracle EBS R12
18 35 (23.65%) Replication
19 34 (22.97%) Clustering
20 31 (20.95%) Windows
21 30 (20.27%) Database Tuning
21 30 (20.27%) High Availability
21 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
22 29 (19.59%) Oracle Application Server
23 28 (18.92%) SC Cleared
24 26 (17.57%) Oracle Discoverer
24 26 (17.57%) Oracle Certification
25 25 (16.89%) Oracle 11i
25 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
25 25 (16.89%) Oracle GoldenGate

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 39 (26.35%) WebLogic
2 29 (19.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (5.41%) JBoss
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.03%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.68%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 38 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
3 36 (24.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 25 (16.89%) 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 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Internet
2 9 (6.08%) SAN
3 7 (4.73%) Network Security
4 6 (4.05%) Firewall
5 3 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.68%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.68%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.68%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (88.51%) Oracle Database
2 84 (56.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 48 (32.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 44 (29.73%) Oracle Database 12c
5 26 (17.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
7 19 (12.84%) MySQL
8 16 (10.81%) NoSQL
9 15 (10.14%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (7.43%) MongoDB
11 11 (7.43%) RDBMS
11 11 (7.43%) Relational Database
12 10 (6.76%) DB2
12 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (5.41%) Oracle Exadata
14 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (4.73%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (4.05%) Oracle9i Database
16 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
3 1 (0.68%) Toad
3 1 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (16.22%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Banking
3 8 (5.41%) Financial Institution
4 7 (4.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.38%) Games
6 4 (2.70%) Automotive
7 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (1.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 132 (89.19%) DBA
2 113 (76.35%) Oracle DBA
3 37 (25.00%) Administrator
4 25 (16.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 22 (14.86%) SC Cleared DBA
6 12 (8.11%) Senior DBA
7 9 (6.08%) Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 7 (4.73%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.73%) Sybase DBA
10 6 (4.05%) Systems Architect
11 5 (3.38%) Consultant
12 4 (2.70%) Developer
12 4 (2.70%) E-Business Administrator
12 4 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (2.70%) Senior Sybase DBA
13 3 (2.03%) MySQL DBA
14 2 (1.35%) Linux Administrator
14 2 (1.35%) Systems Integration Architect
14 2 (1.35%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 11 (7.43%) Middleware
3 6 (4.05%) .NET
3 6 (4.05%) REST
3 6 (4.05%) SOAP
3 6 (4.05%) XSD
4 5 (3.38%) Oracle Streams
4 5 (3.38%) Web Services
5 4 (2.70%) Castor
5 4 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.03%) POSIX
7 2 (1.35%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.35%) WSDL
7 2 (1.35%) XML
8 1 (0.68%) COM
8 1 (0.68%) XML Schema
8 1 (0.68%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (23.65%) Replication
2 34 (22.97%) Clustering
3 11 (7.43%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.73%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.38%) Smart Meter
6 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.70%) Internet of Things
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%) Cryptography
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%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 82 (55.41%) Linux
2 62 (41.89%) Unix
3 31 (20.95%) Windows
4 20 (13.51%) Solaris
5 18 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.11%) AIX
7 5 (3.38%) zOS
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (48.65%) Performance Tuning
2 30 (20.27%) Database Tuning
2 30 (20.27%) High Availability
3 15 (10.14%) Migration
4 13 (8.78%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (8.78%) Change Control
4 13 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (7.43%) SOA
6 9 (6.08%) Information Security
7 8 (5.41%) Capacity Management
7 8 (5.41%) Change Management
7 8 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 8 (5.41%) ETL
7 8 (5.41%) ITIL
8 7 (4.73%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.05%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.05%) ERP
9 6 (4.05%) Logical Data Model
9 6 (4.05%) Presales
9 6 (4.05%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.57%) Shell Script
2 58 (39.19%) SQL
3 46 (31.08%) PL/SQL
4 15 (10.14%) Java
5 8 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.05%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.38%) Korn
8 4 (2.70%) Python
9 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 2 (1.35%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (20.27%) Security Cleared
2 28 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 26 (17.57%) Oracle Certification
4 21 (14.19%) OCP
5 2 (1.35%) Degree
5 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
6 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
System Software
1 93 (62.84%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.68%) Corosync
4 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 90 (60.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (16.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (3.38%) Nagios
4 4 (2.70%) Foglight
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
5 2 (1.35%) OpenView
5 2 (1.35%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.68%) Ansible
6 1 (0.68%) Pacemaker
6 1 (0.68%) Puppet
6 1 (0.68%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (12.16%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.78%) VMware
4 12 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.73%) Sybase
6 6 (4.05%) HP
7 5 (3.38%) EMC
7 5 (3.38%) Informatica
7 5 (3.38%) Pega
8 4 (2.70%) Endeca
8 4 (2.70%) Imperva
9 3 (2.03%) Cisco
9 3 (2.03%) Dell
9 3 (2.03%) F5
9 3 (2.03%) NetApp
9 3 (2.03%) Splunk
10 2 (1.35%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.68%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.68%) Teradata
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