The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank - 33 33
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 1.01% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category - 12.50% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £513 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +65.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.75 -
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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 Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
31 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.95% 8.11% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 8
Average daily rate £400 £500 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +104.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £360 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £513 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SRDF
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat