The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.32% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £29.45
Data Guard
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
63 27 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.89% 6.28% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 39
Average daily rate £438 £277 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.94% -30.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £214 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £44.00 £15.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Guard across the Essex region.

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the Essex region.

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 2 £309 -
Data Guard
East of England

Data Guard
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (77.78%) High Availability
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
5 4 (44.44%) Automotive
6 3 (33.33%) Change Control
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) Solaris
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (11.11%) Finance

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (44.44%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (77.78%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle