The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 73 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.12% 0.85% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.75% 14.63% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 41 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.64% 5.82% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 33
Average daily rate £324 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £403 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

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

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Streams
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Streams
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas