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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 408 384 347
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -37
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 25 40 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.07% 2.23% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 53
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2331 1794 1726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.23% 8.01% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1248 1170
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.65 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £36.75 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -16.00%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 9 £463 +2.77% 1
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 54 (91.53%) Oracle Database
3 45 (76.27%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (74.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (67.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 36 (61.02%) Linux
7 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
7 22 (37.29%) SQL
7 22 (37.29%) Replication
7 22 (37.29%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (35.59%) Finance
9 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (32.20%) Red Hat
11 18 (30.51%) Shell Script
12 17 (28.81%) Banking
13 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (25.42%) Sybase
15 14 (23.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 13 (22.03%) Clustering
16 13 (22.03%) Unix
17 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
17 12 (20.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 11 (18.64%) Sybase ASE
19 10 (16.95%) Oracle Applications
19 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
19 10 (16.95%) Solaris
20 9 (15.25%) Client/Server
20 9 (15.25%) MySQL
20 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (13.56%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) InfiniBand
2 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (91.53%) Oracle Database
2 44 (74.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
4 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database 12c
5 16 (27.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (18.64%) Sybase ASE
7 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (15.25%) MySQL
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (13.56%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
10 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
12 4 (6.78%) NoSQL
12 4 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (6.78%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (5.08%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Banking
3 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) French Language
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (94.92%) DBA
2 42 (71.19%) Oracle DBA
3 15 (25.42%) Administrator
3 15 (25.42%) Sybase DBA
4 9 (15.25%) Senior DBA
5 8 (13.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Sybase DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Linux Support
8 3 (5.08%) MySQL DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Production DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Production DBA
8 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Sybase Production DBA
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning DBA
9 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 1 (1.69%) Senior Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (13.56%) Middleware
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Streams
4 2 (3.39%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.29%) Replication
2 13 (22.03%) Clustering
3 9 (15.25%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.69%) Online Games
5 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (22.03%) Unix
4 10 (16.95%) Solaris
5 7 (11.86%) AIX
6 5 (8.47%) Windows
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (15.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.25%) High Availability
3 8 (13.56%) Capacity Management
3 8 (13.56%) Change Management
3 8 (13.56%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) SOA
4 7 (11.86%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.47%) DevOps
5 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (8.47%) Service Management
6 4 (6.78%) Information Security
6 4 (6.78%) Line Management
6 4 (6.78%) Migration
6 4 (6.78%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.78%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (6.78%) Security Management
7 3 (5.08%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) SQL
2 18 (30.51%) Shell Script
3 12 (20.34%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.78%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.39%) Korn
7 2 (3.39%) Python
8 1 (1.69%) C
8 1 (1.69%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) OCP
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (76.27%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 40 (67.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (6.78%) Foglight
4 2 (3.39%) Nagios
4 2 (3.39%) OpenView
4 2 (3.39%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.69%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.69%) Puppet
5 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (32.20%) Red Hat
3 15 (25.42%) Sybase
4 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.47%) SAP
6 4 (6.78%) Imperva
7 3 (5.08%) EMC
7 3 (5.08%) Informatica
8 2 (3.39%) HP
8 2 (3.39%) VMware
9 1 (1.69%) Sun
9 1 (1.69%) Teradata