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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 354 333 337
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 33 51 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 3.60% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 22
Average daily rate
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£435 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £349 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.60 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.64%
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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
1614 1415 1239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.86% 6.66% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 924 846
Average daily rate £475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 29
Average hourly rate £18.85 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.66% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 £12.30 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.20 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +19 12 £435 -1.13% 3
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (96.83%) Oracle Database
3 53 (84.13%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (61.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 39 (61.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 35 (55.56%) Linux
6 31 (49.21%) Finance
7 30 (47.62%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (39.68%) SQL
9 23 (36.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 19 (30.16%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (30.16%) Banking
11 17 (26.98%) Replication
12 16 (25.40%) Red Hat
13 15 (23.81%) High Availability
14 14 (22.22%) PL/SQL
15 12 (19.05%) UNIX
15 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
15 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 11 (17.46%) Migration
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle Exadata
16 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
16 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (15.87%) Database Security
17 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (15.87%) Clustering
17 10 (15.87%) WebLogic
18 9 (14.29%) Internet
18 9 (14.29%) RDBMS

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (15.87%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
2 6 (9.52%) LDAP
3 3 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (1.59%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (96.83%) Oracle Database
2 39 (61.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (30.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (17.46%) Relational Database
4 11 (17.46%) Oracle Exadata
4 11 (17.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 8 (12.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (12.70%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.52%) OLTP
7 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (7.94%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (7.94%) TKPROF
9 3 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.17%) MySQL
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Subversion
2 5 (7.94%) Mercurial
2 5 (7.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (49.21%) Finance
2 19 (30.16%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (82.54%) DBA
1 52 (82.54%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Administrator
4 5 (7.94%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Senior DBA
5 1 (1.59%) Database Engineer
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database Engineer
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL DBA
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 1 (1.59%) Architect
5 1 (1.59%) Database Consultant
5 1 (1.59%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) Middleware
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (9.52%) HTML
2 6 (9.52%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) XSD
3 5 (7.94%) XSLT
3 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 5 (7.94%) JPA
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (7.94%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Replication
2 10 (15.87%) Clustering
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.94%) W3C
5 3 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.17%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.59%) Statistics
7 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 35 (55.56%) Linux
2 12 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (19.05%) UNIX
3 7 (11.11%) Solaris
4 6 (9.52%) Windows
5 4 (6.35%) AIX
6 3 (4.76%) HPUX
6 3 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (23.81%) High Availability
3 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.46%) Migration
5 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (15.87%) Database Security
6 7 (11.11%) Analytics
6 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.11%) SOA
6 7 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.52%) OOD
7 6 (9.52%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) RUP
8 5 (7.94%) UML
8 5 (7.94%) Benchmarking
8 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.94%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (7.94%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 14 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 12 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.70%) Java
5 5 (7.94%) C#
5 5 (7.94%) XPath
5 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.17%) C
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) Korn
7 1 (1.59%) VBScript
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) VCP4
3 3 (4.76%) OCP
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.94%) QA
3 3 (4.76%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (84.13%) Oracle RAC
2 39 (61.90%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.59%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (25.40%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Sun
4 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Sybase
5 1 (1.59%) Informatica
5 1 (1.59%) NetApp
5 1 (1.59%) Veritas
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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