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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
UK / England
Rank 519 546 536
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 46 60 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.06% 1.47% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 39
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £44.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

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
4323 4084 4175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.44% 8.77% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2868 2554 2524
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 £320 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 141 138
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.85 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.17% +8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £53.58 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

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 January 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 January 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 -5 20 £450 -10.00% 1
North East - 13 £405 -
South East +26 5 £413 +28.90% 5
Yorkshire +16 5 £450 -
East of England +1 2 £400 +33.33% 2
North West +20 1 £350 -6.66%
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 119 (95.20%) Oracle Database
3 72 (57.60%) Oracle RAC
4 64 (51.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 59 (47.20%) Unix
5 59 (47.20%) Linux
6 55 (44.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 52 (41.60%) Oracle Database 12c
8 48 (38.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 43 (34.40%) SQL
10 34 (27.20%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (22.40%) WebLogic
11 28 (22.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 27 (21.60%) ITIL
12 27 (21.60%) High Availability
13 26 (20.80%) Windows
13 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
13 26 (20.80%) Oracle EBS
14 25 (20.00%) PL/SQL
15 24 (19.20%) Security Cleared
16 23 (18.40%) SC Cleared
17 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
18 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
18 20 (16.00%) Finance
18 20 (16.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
19 18 (14.40%) AIX
20 17 (13.60%) Oracle Applications
20 17 (13.60%) PostgreSQL
21 16 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
21 16 (12.80%) Oracle Reports

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 28 (22.40%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (8.80%) Oracle Application Server
4 10 (8.00%) Confluence
5 4 (3.20%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.80%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (13.60%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (10.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (8.00%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.80%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) IaaS
1 3 (2.40%) PaaS
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) SSL
2 7 (5.60%) DNS
2 7 (5.60%) Firewall
3 5 (4.00%) SAN
4 3 (2.40%) LDAP
4 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.60%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (95.20%) Oracle Database
2 64 (51.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 52 (41.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 28 (22.40%) Oracle Database 10g
5 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
6 17 (13.60%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (12.80%) Oracle Reports
8 15 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (10.40%) RDBMS
9 13 (10.40%) Relational Database
10 11 (8.80%) Oracle9i Database
10 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (6.40%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (5.60%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (4.80%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Bitbucket
1 10 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) Toad
3 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.80%) JUnit
3 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.80%) Selenium
3 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Banking
3 1 (0.80%) Military
3 1 (0.80%) Retail
3 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (84.00%) DBA
2 102 (81.60%) Oracle DBA
3 23 (18.40%) Administrator
4 16 (12.80%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 15 (12.00%) SC Cleared DBA
6 10 (8.00%) SQL DBA
7 8 (6.40%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 7 (5.60%) Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Unix DBA
10 5 (4.00%) Database Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
11 4 (3.20%) SQL Server DBA
12 3 (2.40%) Database Engineer
12 3 (2.40%) Migration Manager
12 3 (2.40%) Migration Project Manager
12 3 (2.40%) Oracle Database Engineer
12 3 (2.40%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.40%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (5.60%) Middleware
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle Streams
4 3 (2.40%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.60%) .NET
6 1 (0.80%) iBATIS
6 1 (0.80%) ICEfaces
6 1 (0.80%) JSF
6 1 (0.80%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.80%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.80%) Web Services
6 1 (0.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.20%) Replication
2 11 (8.80%) Clustering
2 11 (8.80%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.00%) Oracle Licensing
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.20%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.80%) HACMP
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.80%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (47.20%) Linux
1 59 (47.20%) Unix
2 26 (20.80%) Windows
3 18 (14.40%) AIX
4 11 (8.80%) SUSE
5 9 (7.20%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (7.20%) Solaris
6 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.60%) HPUX
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (21.60%) High Availability
2 27 (21.60%) ITIL
3 16 (12.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (11.20%) Change Management
4 14 (11.20%) Migration
4 14 (11.20%) SOA
5 10 (8.00%) ETL
6 8 (6.40%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.60%) Database Tuning
7 7 (5.60%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.80%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (4.80%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.80%) Release Management
9 5 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.00%) Database Security
9 5 (4.00%) DevOps
9 5 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.00%) Software Licensing
10 4 (3.20%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.40%) SQL
2 25 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 22 (17.60%) Shell Script
4 12 (9.60%) Korn
5 11 (8.80%) Perl
5 11 (8.80%) Python
6 9 (7.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.00%) Java
8 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.60%) C++
9 2 (1.60%) Ruby
10 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (19.20%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.40%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.80%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (8.00%) OCP
5 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) BC Cleared
6 4 (3.20%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.40%) Degree
8 2 (1.60%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.60%) MCSE
8 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) SLA
2 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 72 (57.60%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (9.60%) Corosync
3 9 (7.20%) Oracle Clusterware
4 7 (5.60%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (4.80%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.60%) SRDF
8 1 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 55 (44.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (16.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 16 (12.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (9.60%) Pacemaker
5 10 (8.00%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.00%) Oracle Flashback
6 5 (4.00%) Puppet
6 5 (4.00%) SCOM
7 4 (3.20%) Ansible
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Statspack
9 1 (0.80%) Foglight
9 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.80%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.00%) NetApp
4 5 (4.00%) VMware
5 4 (3.20%) Sybase
6 3 (2.40%) IBM
6 3 (2.40%) Informatica
6 3 (2.40%) SAP
7 2 (1.60%) EMC
7 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.80%) IFS
8 1 (0.80%) Imperva
8 1 (0.80%) Sun
8 1 (0.80%) WorldPay
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