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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 358 345 380
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 42 73 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.45% 4.11% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 14
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £309 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £568 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1714 1775 1411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.58% 7.60% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1186 1209 934
Average daily rate £450 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.10 £33.40 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 21 £430 -4.44% 5
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (93.51%) Oracle Database
3 67 (87.01%) Oracle RAC
4 56 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 44 (57.14%) Linux
6 42 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 31 (40.26%) SQL
8 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
10 25 (32.47%) Red Hat
11 24 (31.17%) Finance
12 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database 12c
13 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
13 22 (28.57%) UNIX
14 21 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
14 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
15 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
16 19 (24.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 18 (23.38%) Clustering
17 18 (23.38%) Oracle Applications
17 18 (23.38%) Oracle EBS R12
18 17 (22.08%) Oracle BI EE
18 17 (22.08%) Replication
19 14 (18.18%) Banking
20 13 (16.88%) RDBMS
20 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
21 12 (15.58%) SOA
21 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
21 12 (15.58%) ITIL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (25.97%) WebLogic
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (23.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (7.79%) Internet
3 5 (6.49%) LDAP
4 4 (5.19%) LAN
4 4 (5.19%) WAN
5 3 (3.90%) NAS
5 3 (3.90%) Firewall
5 3 (3.90%) VLAN
5 3 (3.90%) DHCP
5 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.90%) VPN
5 3 (3.90%) DNS
6 1 (1.30%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (93.51%) Oracle Database
2 56 (72.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 30 (38.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 23 (29.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (22.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (16.88%) RDBMS
6 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
7 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
8 11 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (11.69%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (10.39%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (7.79%) Oracle9i Database
11 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (6.49%) OLTP
13 4 (5.19%) TKPROF
14 3 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
15 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Subversion
2 4 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.19%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
General
1 24 (31.17%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (80.52%) DBA
1 62 (80.52%) Oracle DBA
2 19 (24.68%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (7.79%) SQL DBA
3 6 (7.79%) Administrator
4 5 (6.49%) Architect
4 5 (6.49%) Developer
4 5 (6.49%) Consultant
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (5.19%) Server Administrator
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (3.90%) Senior DBA
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (2.60%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (1.30%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle Fusion
1 10 (12.99%) Middleware
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) HTML
2 5 (6.49%) XML
3 4 (5.19%) XML Schema
3 4 (5.19%) XSD
3 4 (5.19%) XSLT
3 4 (5.19%) JPA
4 2 (2.60%) CGI
5 1 (1.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Clustering
2 17 (22.08%) Replication
3 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.19%) W3C
5 2 (2.60%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.30%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.14%) Linux
2 22 (28.57%) UNIX
3 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.99%) AIX
5 8 (10.39%) Windows
6 5 (6.49%) Solaris
7 3 (3.90%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (15.58%) SOA
2 12 (15.58%) ITIL
3 11 (14.29%) High Availability
4 10 (12.99%) Migration
5 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.39%) Data Modelling
6 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (10.39%) Capacity Management
7 7 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.79%) Database Mirroring
8 6 (7.79%) Physical Data Model
8 6 (7.79%) Database Security
8 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.49%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (6.49%) SDLC
9 5 (6.49%) Benchmarking
9 5 (6.49%) OO
9 5 (6.49%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 31 (40.26%) SQL
2 22 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) Java
5 6 (7.79%) Korn
6 5 (6.49%) C
6 5 (6.49%) Perl
7 4 (5.19%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) XPath
7 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (87.01%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (12.99%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.90%) vSphere
4 3 (3.90%) Xen
4 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.30%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 42 (54.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (24.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (5.19%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.30%) Puppet
6 1 (1.30%) Pacemaker
6 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (32.47%) Red Hat
3 10 (12.99%) HP
4 9 (11.69%) IBM
5 7 (9.09%) NetApp
6 6 (7.79%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.49%) VMware
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.60%) Brocade
9 1 (1.30%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.30%) webMethods
9 1 (1.30%) Remedy
9 1 (1.30%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.30%) Informatica
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