The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Glasgow region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 44 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.95% 4.89% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 23
Average daily rate £400 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £200 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £426 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
Data Guard
Scotland

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Data Guard
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) EMC TimeFinder
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas