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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 524 550 551
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 74 71 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.47% 1.69% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 43
Median daily rate £425 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £326 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £525 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -
Data Guard
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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
5028 4210 4678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.92% 8.33% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3244 2622 2906
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 157 164
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £40.35 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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
London -18 37 £425 -8.10% 2
North West +13 8 £300 -20.00%
North East - 8 £460 -
South East +34 6 £425 +9.67% 3
East of England +5 6 £388 +29.16%
West Midlands - 4 - -
Yorkshire +16 3 £450 -
South West +15 1 £360 -22.16%
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 130 (93.53%) Oracle Database
3 78 (56.12%) Oracle RAC
4 76 (54.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 56 (40.29%) Linux
6 54 (38.85%) Unix
6 54 (38.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 52 (37.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 43 (30.94%) SQL
9 42 (30.22%) Oracle Database 12c
10 38 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (24.46%) Oracle Database 10g
12 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
12 32 (23.02%) PL/SQL
13 31 (22.30%) Shell Script
13 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
14 30 (21.58%) SC Cleared
15 29 (20.86%) Oracle EBS
16 27 (19.42%) Oracle Applications
16 27 (19.42%) High Availability
17 25 (17.99%) ITIL
18 24 (17.27%) SQL Server
19 23 (16.55%) PostgreSQL
20 22 (15.83%) Windows
20 22 (15.83%) Oracle BI EE
20 22 (15.83%) Oracle EBS R12
20 22 (15.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
21 21 (15.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 21 (15.11%) SOA
21 21 (15.11%) Finance

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 32 (23.02%) WebLogic
2 21 (15.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (7.19%) Confluence
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.44%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.72%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (20.86%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (19.42%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (15.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 12 (8.63%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.72%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) SSL
2 7 (5.04%) DNS
2 7 (5.04%) Firewall
2 7 (5.04%) SAN
3 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (93.53%) Oracle Database
2 76 (54.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 42 (30.22%) Oracle Database 12c
4 34 (24.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 24 (17.27%) SQL Server
6 23 (16.55%) PostgreSQL
7 22 (15.83%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (10.79%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (10.07%) RDBMS
9 14 (10.07%) Relational Database
10 10 (7.19%) Oracle9i Database
10 10 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (6.47%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (6.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (4.32%) Oracle Discoverer
14 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.19%) Bitbucket
1 10 (7.19%) JIRA
2 3 (2.16%) Toad
3 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.72%) JUnit
3 1 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 5 (3.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.44%) Automotive
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Military
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (84.89%) DBA
2 113 (81.29%) Oracle DBA
3 25 (17.99%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 24 (17.27%) Administrator
5 19 (13.67%) SC Cleared DBA
6 10 (7.19%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 10 (7.19%) SQL DBA
7 8 (5.76%) Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Developer
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Unix DBA
9 5 (3.60%) Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Administrator
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
10 4 (2.88%) SOA Administrator
10 4 (2.88%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (2.16%) Database Analyst
11 3 (2.16%) Oracle Analyst
11 3 (2.16%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (5.04%) Middleware
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle Streams
3 3 (2.16%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.44%) .NET
4 2 (1.44%) J2EE
5 1 (0.72%) iBATIS
5 1 (0.72%) ICEfaces
5 1 (0.72%) JSF
5 1 (0.72%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.72%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.72%) Web Services
5 1 (0.72%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Clustering
2 18 (12.95%) Replication
3 13 (9.35%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Licensing
5 4 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Statistics
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.29%) Linux
2 54 (38.85%) Unix
3 22 (15.83%) Windows
4 12 (8.63%) AIX
5 11 (7.91%) SUSE
6 9 (6.47%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (5.76%) Solaris
8 7 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.44%) HPUX
10 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.72%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (19.42%) High Availability
3 25 (17.99%) ITIL
4 21 (15.11%) SOA
5 11 (7.91%) Migration
6 10 (7.19%) Change Management
6 10 (7.19%) ETL
7 9 (6.47%) Database Tuning
7 9 (6.47%) DevOps
7 9 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.76%) Configuration Management
9 7 (5.04%) Load Balancing
10 6 (4.32%) Release Management
11 5 (3.60%) Capacity Management
11 5 (3.60%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.60%) Database Security
11 5 (3.60%) Patch Management
11 5 (3.60%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.60%) Process Improvement
11 5 (3.60%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 43 (30.94%) SQL
2 32 (23.02%) PL/SQL
3 31 (22.30%) Shell Script
4 13 (9.35%) Korn
5 11 (7.91%) Perl
5 11 (7.91%) Python
6 9 (6.47%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.76%) Java
8 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.44%) C++
9 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.44%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Security Cleared
2 30 (21.58%) SC Cleared
3 20 (14.39%) Oracle Certification
4 12 (8.63%) OCP
5 7 (5.04%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.60%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (2.88%) BC Cleared
7 4 (2.88%) Degree
8 2 (1.44%) MCDBA
8 2 (1.44%) MCSE
8 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 78 (56.12%) Oracle RAC
2 17 (12.23%) Corosync
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle Clusterware
4 8 (5.76%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (5.04%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (3.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.44%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 54 (38.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (15.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 17 (12.23%) Pacemaker
4 15 (10.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Puppet
5 10 (7.19%) ZABBIX
6 8 (5.76%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (3.60%) SCOM
8 4 (2.88%) Ansible
9 3 (2.16%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.72%) Foglight
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (12.23%) Red Hat
3 15 (10.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.04%) Informatica
4 7 (5.04%) NetApp
5 5 (3.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.88%) Sybase
7 3 (2.16%) SAP
8 2 (1.44%) EMC
8 2 (1.44%) IBM
8 2 (1.44%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.72%) IFS
9 1 (0.72%) Imperva
9 1 (0.72%) Sun
9 1 (0.72%) WorldPay
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