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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 382 359 392
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +33
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 37 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.89% 3.13% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £398 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £324 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £480 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.50
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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
1956 2012 1730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.13% 8.39% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1328 1308 1162
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.48 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £54.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

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 August 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 31 August 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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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 -10 9 £463 +2.77% 2
Feltham - 1 £330 -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 73 (93.59%) Oracle RAC
2 73 (93.59%) Oracle Database
3 60 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 50 (64.10%) Linux
5 48 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
7 34 (43.59%) SQL
8 32 (41.03%) Red Hat
8 32 (41.03%) Replication
8 32 (41.03%) Clustering
9 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (34.62%) UNIX
11 24 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
11 24 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
13 21 (26.92%) Finance
14 20 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (24.36%) Oracle EBS
16 18 (23.08%) WebLogic
17 17 (21.79%) Sybase
18 16 (20.51%) Oracle Applications
18 16 (20.51%) Sybase ASE
18 16 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (20.51%) Oracle EBS R12
19 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
19 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
20 14 (17.95%) SAN
21 13 (16.67%) Banking
21 13 (16.67%) SAP

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.28%) Confluence
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
Business Applications
1 19 (24.36%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (20.51%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (20.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) SAN
2 5 (6.41%) NAS
3 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 4 (5.13%) LAN
3 4 (5.13%) WAN
4 3 (3.85%) DHCP
4 3 (3.85%) Firewall
4 3 (3.85%) VLAN
4 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.85%) VPN
4 3 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (2.56%) LDAP
6 1 (1.28%) InfiniBand
6 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (93.59%) Oracle Database
2 60 (76.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
6 16 (20.51%) Sybase ASE
7 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 15 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 12 (15.38%) RDBMS
10 8 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (6.41%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (5.13%) OLTP
14 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (3.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Subversion
2 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Toad
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 21 (26.92%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (84.62%) DBA
2 64 (82.05%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (20.51%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 14 (17.95%) Sybase DBA
5 11 (14.10%) Administrator
6 7 (8.97%) SQL DBA
7 6 (7.69%) Architect
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (5.13%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Consultant
10 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Linux Support
10 2 (2.56%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) Middleware
2 7 (8.97%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (6.41%) .NET
4 3 (3.85%) XML Schema
4 3 (3.85%) XML
4 3 (3.85%) XSD
4 3 (3.85%) XSLT
4 3 (3.85%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) JPA
5 2 (2.56%) CGI
6 1 (1.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.28%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.03%) Replication
1 32 (41.03%) Clustering
2 10 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.85%) W3C
5 2 (2.56%) Statistics
5 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.10%) Linux
2 27 (34.62%) UNIX
3 24 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 9 (11.54%) Solaris
5 7 (8.97%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (15.38%) ITIL
2 12 (15.38%) Service Management
2 12 (15.38%) Change Management
2 12 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 9 (11.54%) SOA
4 8 (10.26%) Database Mirroring
5 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Patch Management
7 5 (6.41%) Line Management
7 5 (6.41%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (6.41%) High Availability
7 5 (6.41%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.13%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.13%) Database Tuning
9 3 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) Shell Script
2 34 (43.59%) SQL
3 23 (29.49%) PL/SQL
4 10 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) Perl
5 5 (6.41%) C
5 5 (6.41%) Korn
6 4 (5.13%) Java
7 3 (3.85%) XPath
7 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.56%) C#
9 1 (1.28%) VBScript
9 1 (1.28%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.28%) sed
9 1 (1.28%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) OCP
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 4 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (93.59%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.85%) Xen
4 3 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 48 (61.54%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (2.56%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.28%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (41.03%) Red Hat
3 17 (21.79%) Sybase
4 13 (16.67%) SAP
5 10 (12.82%) IBM
5 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
6 9 (11.54%) HP
7 7 (8.97%) NetApp
8 6 (7.69%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.13%) VMware
10 2 (2.56%) Brocade
10 2 (2.56%) Veritas
11 1 (1.28%) Informatica
11 1 (1.28%) Sun
11 1 (1.28%) webMethods
11 1 (1.28%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.28%) WorldPay
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