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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 409 403 351
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -52
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 27 29 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 1.48% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 46
Median daily rate £444 £338 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -20.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £284 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £410
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
2505 1953 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.31% 8.27% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1753 1326 1259
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £288 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 27 26
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +44 4 £513 +20.58% 1
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (98.04%) Oracle Database
3 46 (90.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 33 (64.71%) Oracle RAC
5 30 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 23 (45.10%) Linux
7 20 (39.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 19 (37.25%) SQL
9 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
10 17 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (29.41%) Finance
13 14 (27.45%) Oracle Applications
14 13 (25.49%) Oracle BI EE
14 13 (25.49%) SOA
14 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
15 12 (23.53%) Unix
15 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
15 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
15 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
16 11 (21.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
17 10 (19.61%) DevOps
18 9 (17.65%) Oracle Clusterware
18 9 (17.65%) Clustering
19 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 8 (15.69%) Oracle Certification
19 8 (15.69%) WebLogic
20 7 (13.73%) MySQL

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 8 (15.69%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) SAN
2 1 (1.96%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (98.04%) Oracle Database
2 46 (90.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 17 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (25.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (13.73%) MySQL
7 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
7 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
8 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
8 6 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (3.92%) Ingres
10 2 (3.92%) MarkLogic
10 2 (3.92%) OLAP
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) French Language
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (90.20%) DBA
2 42 (82.35%) Oracle DBA
3 12 (23.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 10 (19.61%) Administrator
5 6 (11.76%) Senior DBA
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 2 (3.92%) MySQL DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) SOA Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) Designer
9 1 (1.96%) OBIEE Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) OBIEE Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) OBIEE Support
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.96%) Regression Test Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Streams
3 5 (9.80%) Middleware
4 4 (7.84%) .NET
5 3 (5.88%) WebCenter
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (45.10%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.80%) Solaris
4 5 (9.80%) Windows
5 3 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (25.49%) SOA
3 10 (19.61%) DevOps
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.80%) Change Control
5 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
5 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.80%) High Availability
5 5 (9.80%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.84%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 13 (25.49%) PL/SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.84%) Korn
6 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.84%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) OCP
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 33 (64.71%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (17.65%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (9.80%) Corosync
4 1 (1.96%) Docker
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (58.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Pacemaker
3 5 (9.80%) Puppet
4 2 (3.92%) Nagios
4 2 (3.92%) OpenView
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (3.92%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.80%) Informatica
4 3 (5.88%) NetApp
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
5 2 (3.92%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.96%) Teradata
6 1 (1.96%) VMware