The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 330 380 354
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 70 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.83% 2.47% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 34
Average daily rate
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£403 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £331 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £494 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1826 1538 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.77% 6.34% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 992 1027
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £85.88 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
Data Guard
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +31 19 £450 +5.88% 3
Ealing - 1 £395 -
South Croydon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 144 (100.00%) Oracle
2 123 (85.42%) Oracle RAC
3 121 (84.03%) Oracle Database
4 92 (63.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 79 (54.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 71 (49.31%) SQL
7 70 (48.61%) UNIX
8 68 (47.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 63 (43.75%) Linux
10 51 (35.42%) Finance
11 50 (34.72%) SQL Server
12 43 (29.86%) PL/SQL
13 42 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
14 40 (27.78%) Windows
15 37 (25.69%) Solaris
15 37 (25.69%) Replication
16 36 (25.00%) ITIL
17 34 (23.61%) Oracle Database 12c
18 33 (22.92%) SAN
19 32 (22.22%) Shell Script
20 30 (20.83%) Clustering
20 30 (20.83%) Banking
21 29 (20.14%) Disaster Recovery
22 28 (19.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 28 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 26 (18.06%) Migration
24 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
24 22 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
25 21 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
26 20 (13.89%) Microsoft

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.08%) Apache
5 3 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.69%) Confluence
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.47%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.39%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 33 (22.92%) SAN
2 15 (10.42%) NAS
3 7 (4.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.17%) LDAP
4 6 (4.17%) Internet
5 4 (2.78%) Firewall
5 4 (2.78%) VLAN
5 4 (2.78%) DHCP
5 4 (2.78%) VPN
5 4 (2.78%) DNS
6 1 (0.69%) AMQP
6 1 (0.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (84.03%) Oracle Database
2 92 (63.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 79 (54.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 50 (34.72%) SQL Server
5 34 (23.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 22 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (11.81%) Relational Database
8 16 (11.11%) RDBMS
9 15 (10.42%) MySQL
9 15 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (9.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (9.03%) Oracle Exadata
12 12 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (7.64%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (4.17%) Sybase ASE
18 5 (3.47%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) ProC
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.08%) Toad
3 2 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (35.42%) Finance
2 30 (20.83%) Banking
3 15 (10.42%) Financial Institution
4 10 (6.94%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.86%) Retail
6 3 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.39%) French Language
7 2 (1.39%) International Banking
7 2 (1.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.69%) Games
8 1 (0.69%) Electronics
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (75.69%) DBA
2 94 (65.28%) Oracle DBA
3 28 (19.44%) Administrator
4 18 (12.50%) Architect
4 18 (12.50%) Senior DBA
5 16 (11.11%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 12 (8.33%) SQL DBA
7 9 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 9 (6.25%) Data Centre Architect
8 8 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.86%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (3.47%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 5 (3.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 5 (3.47%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
11 4 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
11 4 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) Oracle Streams
2 4 (2.78%) Middleware
3 3 (2.08%) HTML
3 3 (2.08%) XML
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.39%) .NET
4 2 (1.39%) JDBC
4 2 (1.39%) ODBC
5 1 (0.69%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.69%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.69%) COM
5 1 (0.69%) XSD
5 1 (0.69%) XSLT
5 1 (0.69%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.69%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.69%) Replication
2 30 (20.83%) Clustering
3 10 (6.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (4.86%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.78%) Grid Computing
6 3 (2.08%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.08%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) DTV
7 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.69%) W3C
7 1 (0.69%) Streaming Media
7 1 (0.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (48.61%) UNIX
2 63 (43.75%) Linux
3 40 (27.78%) Windows
4 37 (25.69%) Solaris
5 28 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (9.03%) AIX
7 11 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (25.00%) ITIL
3 29 (20.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (18.06%) Migration
5 21 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (11.81%) Change Management
7 16 (11.11%) High Availability
7 16 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.64%) Project Management
8 11 (7.64%) Data Migration
8 11 (7.64%) Performance Analysis
9 9 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 9 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (6.25%) Service Management
10 7 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.86%) Data Management
10 7 (4.86%) Database Tuning
11 5 (3.47%) Performance Management
11 5 (3.47%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.47%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (49.31%) SQL
2 43 (29.86%) PL/SQL
3 32 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 15 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.64%) Perl
7 6 (4.17%) Java
8 5 (3.47%) C
9 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.69%) C#
10 1 (0.69%) Korn
10 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (9.72%) OCP
1 14 (9.72%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (6.25%) Degree
3 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) MCITP
4 4 (2.78%) MCSA
5 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) OCA
7 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.47%) SLA
1 5 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 123 (85.42%) Oracle RAC
2 68 (47.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.78%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.78%) Xen
4 4 (2.78%) vSphere
5 3 (2.08%) XenApp
5 3 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.08%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 28 (19.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (6.25%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (4.86%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.47%) Oracle Statspack
5 4 (2.78%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.78%) SCOM
6 3 (2.08%) Control-M
6 3 (2.08%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.08%) Legato
6 3 (2.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 144 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (15.28%) Red Hat
3 20 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 19 (13.19%) Veritas
5 15 (10.42%) BMC
5 15 (10.42%) HP
6 14 (9.72%) VMware
7 12 (8.33%) Sybase
8 10 (6.94%) EMC
8 10 (6.94%) IBM
9 5 (3.47%) Remedy
9 5 (3.47%) Sun
10 3 (2.08%) Citrix
10 3 (2.08%) SAP
10 3 (2.08%) JBoss
10 3 (2.08%) NetApp
11 1 (0.69%) FatWire
11 1 (0.69%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.69%) webMethods
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