The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 364 345 341
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 34 48 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.96% 3.12% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 14
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£430 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £345 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £48.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1737 1540 1184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.22% 7.15% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1034 747
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £296 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 43
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.00 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -35.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.30 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
City of London +10 10 £430 +20.70% 4
Wimbledon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (96.88%) Oracle Database
3 53 (82.81%) Oracle RAC
4 49 (76.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 46 (71.88%) Oracle RMAN
6 35 (54.69%) Linux
7 33 (51.56%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (43.75%) SQL
8 28 (43.75%) Finance
9 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 21 (32.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 21 (32.81%) Banking
11 18 (28.13%) Replication
12 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 16 (25.00%) PL/SQL
13 15 (23.44%) UNIX
14 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
15 11 (17.19%) High Availability
16 10 (15.63%) Oracle Exadata
16 10 (15.63%) Solaris
16 10 (15.63%) Oracle9i Database
16 10 (15.63%) Clustering
16 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (12.50%) Migration
17 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
17 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
17 8 (12.50%) Database Security
17 8 (12.50%) Relational Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 4 (6.25%) LDAP
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (96.88%) Oracle Database
2 49 (76.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle Exadata
4 10 (15.63%) Oracle9i Database
5 8 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
7 6 (9.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (4.69%) OLTP
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.69%) TKPROF
11 2 (3.13%) MySQL
11 2 (3.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Subversion
2 3 (4.69%) Mercurial
2 3 (4.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Banking
3 7 (10.94%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Retail
5 2 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (89.06%) DBA
1 57 (89.06%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (10.94%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 7 (10.94%) Administrator
3 6 (9.38%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 6 (9.38%) Senior DBA
4 5 (7.81%) Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
6 2 (3.13%) Consultant
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (1.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) XML
1 4 (6.25%) Middleware
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.69%) JPA
2 3 (4.69%) XML Schema
2 3 (4.69%) XSD
2 3 (4.69%) XSLT
2 3 (4.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.13%) Replication
2 10 (15.63%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.69%) W3C
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.13%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.13%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (54.69%) Linux
2 15 (23.44%) UNIX
3 10 (15.63%) Solaris
3 10 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.81%) Windows
5 4 (6.25%) AIX
6 3 (4.69%) HPUX
6 3 (4.69%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (17.19%) High Availability
3 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.50%) Migration
3 8 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (12.50%) Database Security
4 5 (7.81%) SOA
4 5 (7.81%) Analytics
5 4 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.25%) OO
5 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.25%) OOD
5 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) BPEL
6 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) SQL
2 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 16 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.81%) Java
4 3 (4.69%) Korn
4 3 (4.69%) XPath
4 3 (4.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.69%) C#
4 3 (4.69%) VBScript
4 3 (4.69%) VB
5 2 (3.13%) C
6 1 (1.56%) Perl
6 1 (1.56%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.13%) OCP
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.69%) QA
3 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (82.81%) Oracle RAC
2 46 (71.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.56%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.56%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.81%) BMC
4 4 (6.25%) Sun
5 3 (4.69%) HP
5 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.13%) Sybase
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) Informatica
7 1 (1.56%) Veritas
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