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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
England / London
Rank 381 398 375
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 23 24 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 1.22% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 23
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £495 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £355 £386
% change year-on-year
+14.43% -8.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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
2121 1971 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.90% 9.32% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1513 1388 1269
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 31
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +113.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £17.65 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +24.44%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Croydon - 3 £488 -
City of London -4 2 - - 1
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 57 (96.61%) Oracle Database
3 36 (61.02%) Oracle RAC
4 34 (57.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 29 (49.15%) Unix
6 28 (47.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 26 (44.07%) Oracle Database 12c
8 25 (42.37%) Oracle RMAN
9 21 (35.59%) Linux
10 19 (32.20%) PL/SQL
10 19 (32.20%) SQL
11 17 (28.81%) Finance
12 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
12 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
12 15 (25.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
14 11 (18.64%) High Availability
14 11 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (18.64%) WebLogic
14 11 (18.64%) ITIL
15 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket
15 10 (16.95%) Confluence
15 10 (16.95%) ZABBIX
15 10 (16.95%) JIRA
15 10 (16.95%) Pacemaker
15 10 (16.95%) Corosync
16 9 (15.25%) Oracle Exadata
16 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
17 8 (13.56%) Red Hat

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 11 (18.64%) WebLogic
2 10 (16.95%) Confluence
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 3 (5.08%) DNS
2 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 3 (5.08%) SSL
3 2 (3.39%) SSH
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (96.61%) Oracle Database
2 28 (47.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 26 (44.07%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
6 9 (15.25%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (13.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (11.86%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (6.78%) Big Data
9 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
9 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
10 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Bitbucket
1 10 (16.95%) JIRA
General
1 17 (28.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (76.27%) DBA
2 44 (74.58%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (27.12%) Administrator
4 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared DBA
5 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 6 (10.17%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle Consultant
7 5 (8.47%) Unix DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Database Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Database Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Database Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Database Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Designer
9 2 (3.39%) Developer
9 2 (3.39%) OBIEE Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Administrator
9 2 (3.39%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (57.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (6.78%) Middleware
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Replication
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Unix
2 21 (35.59%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) AIX
3 5 (8.47%) SUSE
4 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (18.64%) High Availability
2 11 (18.64%) ITIL
3 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (13.56%) ETL
4 7 (11.86%) Migration
4 7 (11.86%) SOA
5 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.47%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.78%) Data Transformation
6 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (6.78%) Database Tuning
6 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
7 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.08%) Database Security
7 3 (5.08%) E-business
8 2 (3.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) PL/SQL
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
3 6 (10.17%) Korn
3 6 (10.17%) Python
4 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.47%) Perl
5 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
1 15 (25.42%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.86%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (6.78%) BC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.69%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.08%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.39%) SLA
4 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 36 (61.02%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (16.95%) Corosync
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 25 (42.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (25.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 10 (16.95%) Pacemaker
3 10 (16.95%) ZABBIX
4 8 (13.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Ansible
6 3 (5.08%) Puppet
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.78%) NetApp
4 4 (6.78%) Sybase
5 3 (5.08%) WorldPay
6 2 (3.39%) Informatica
6 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.69%) IBM