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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 370 361 354
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 33 56 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.80% 3.31% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 17
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £319 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £386
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £48.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -32.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.45 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.70%
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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
1830 1693 1300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.04% 7.11% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1303 1184 799
Average daily rate £450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £297 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £534 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 28 54
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -25.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.11 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 -1 9 £425 +17.24% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Surbiton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 79 (94.05%) Oracle Database
3 69 (82.14%) Oracle RAC
4 68 (80.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 59 (70.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 50 (59.52%) SQL
7 42 (50.00%) Linux
8 37 (44.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 35 (41.67%) PL/SQL
10 34 (40.48%) UNIX
11 32 (38.10%) Finance
11 32 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (30.95%) Replication
12 26 (30.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 24 (28.57%) Shell Script
13 24 (28.57%) Banking
14 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (19.05%) Clustering
15 16 (19.05%) Solaris
15 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
16 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
16 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
17 13 (15.48%) Oracle9i Database
17 13 (15.48%) SAN
18 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
18 12 (14.29%) Migration
19 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
19 11 (13.10%) Windows
20 10 (11.90%) MySQL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) SAN
2 6 (7.14%) Internet
3 4 (4.76%) NAS
3 4 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (94.05%) Oracle Database
2 68 (80.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (44.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 12c
5 16 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 14 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 13 (15.48%) Oracle9i Database
8 12 (14.29%) RDBMS
9 10 (11.90%) MySQL
10 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (4.76%) SQLPlus
15 4 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 3 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (38.10%) Finance
2 24 (28.57%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Games
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (86.90%) DBA
2 68 (80.95%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (20.24%) Administrator
4 8 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 7 (8.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.95%) Senior DBA
7 4 (4.76%) Architect
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.57%) Server Administrator
8 3 (3.57%) Data Centre Architect
9 1 (1.19%) Senior SQL DBA
9 1 (1.19%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) XML
1 4 (4.76%) HTML
1 4 (4.76%) Middleware
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Streams
1 4 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (3.57%) XML Schema
2 3 (3.57%) JPA
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) XSD
2 3 (3.57%) XSLT
3 1 (1.19%) ODBC
3 1 (1.19%) Flash
3 1 (1.19%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.95%) Replication
2 16 (19.05%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.57%) W3C
5 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.38%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.38%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.19%) Statistics
6 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (50.00%) Linux
2 34 (40.48%) UNIX
3 16 (19.05%) Solaris
4 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.10%) Windows
6 6 (7.14%) AIX
6 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (14.29%) Migration
3 10 (11.90%) High Availability
4 9 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.14%) Analytics
7 6 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
8 5 (5.95%) Database Security
8 5 (5.95%) SOA
8 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.76%) ETL
9 4 (4.76%) OOD
9 4 (4.76%) ITIL
9 4 (4.76%) OO
9 4 (4.76%) Data Management
9 4 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) SQL
2 35 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 24 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 7 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.95%) Java
7 3 (3.57%) C
7 3 (3.57%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) VBScript
7 3 (3.57%) VB
7 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.57%) Korn
7 3 (3.57%) XPath
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) OCP
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Degree
5 1 (1.19%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (82.14%) Oracle RAC
2 59 (70.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.19%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.19%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) Red Hat
3 8 (9.52%) BMC
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.52%) Sun
4 4 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (3.57%) Sybase
6 2 (2.38%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.38%) HP
6 2 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (1.19%) Informatica
7 1 (1.19%) Veritas
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago