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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 397 353 382
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 28 70 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 3.62% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 42 17
Average daily rate
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£334 £403 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.13% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £326 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £573 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £370
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
1846 1934 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.86% 8.22% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1249 1252 1036
Average daily rate £425 £424 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.35% -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 46
Average hourly rate £22.18 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.71% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.00 £52.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 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 July 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 -20 8 £425 -5.55% 5
Feltham - 1 £330 -
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 68 (100.00%) Oracle
2 64 (94.12%) Oracle RAC
3 63 (92.65%) Oracle Database
4 47 (69.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (55.88%) Linux
6 33 (48.53%) SQL
6 33 (48.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 32 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
8 27 (39.71%) UNIX
9 24 (35.29%) PL/SQL
9 24 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
10 23 (33.82%) Shell Script
11 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
12 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
12 21 (30.88%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (27.94%) Clustering
15 18 (26.47%) Replication
15 18 (26.47%) Finance
15 18 (26.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 17 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
16 17 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
17 16 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
18 14 (20.59%) SAN
19 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
19 12 (17.65%) ITIL
19 12 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
20 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (30.88%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.41%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Confluence
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
Business Applications
1 20 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 17 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (1.47%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) SAN
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
2 5 (7.35%) NAS
3 4 (5.88%) LAN
3 4 (5.88%) WAN
4 3 (4.41%) DHCP
4 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) VPN
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) VLAN
4 3 (4.41%) LDAP
5 1 (1.47%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (92.65%) Oracle Database
2 47 (69.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (47.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 16 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
6 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
7 9 (13.24%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (10.29%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (8.82%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (7.35%) OLTP
11 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (5.88%) TKPROF
13 3 (4.41%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Subversion
2 4 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Toad
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (79.41%) DBA
1 54 (79.41%) Oracle DBA
2 17 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (8.82%) SQL DBA
3 6 (8.82%) Administrator
4 5 (7.35%) Architect
5 4 (5.88%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (5.88%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 2 (2.94%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL DBA
8 1 (1.47%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (1.47%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.71%) Middleware
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (8.82%) .NET
4 4 (5.88%) XML Schema
4 4 (5.88%) XML
4 4 (5.88%) XSD
4 4 (5.88%) XSLT
4 4 (5.88%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) JPA
6 2 (2.94%) CGI
7 1 (1.47%) J2EE
7 1 (1.47%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Clustering
2 18 (26.47%) Replication
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) W3C
5 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.94%) Statistics
6 2 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Linux
2 27 (39.71%) UNIX
3 11 (16.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (14.71%) Windows
5 7 (10.29%) AIX
5 7 (10.29%) Solaris
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.88%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (17.65%) ITIL
3 10 (14.71%) SOA
4 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.76%) Migration
4 8 (11.76%) Database Mirroring
5 7 (10.29%) High Availability
5 7 (10.29%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.82%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (7.35%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (7.35%) Patch Management
7 5 (7.35%) Database Tuning
8 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.88%) Analytics
8 4 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (5.88%) OOD
8 4 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) SQL
2 24 (35.29%) PL/SQL
3 23 (33.82%) Shell Script
4 10 (14.71%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.82%) C
5 6 (8.82%) Java
6 5 (7.35%) Perl
6 5 (7.35%) Korn
7 4 (5.88%) XPath
7 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.41%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.47%) Bourne shell
10 1 (1.47%) sed
10 1 (1.47%) AWK
10 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (5.88%) DV Cleared
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) OCP
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (94.12%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.41%) Xen
4 3 (4.41%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 33 (48.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (26.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 10 (14.71%) IBM
4 9 (13.24%) HP
5 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.29%) NetApp
7 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
8 5 (7.35%) VMware
9 2 (2.94%) Brocade
10 1 (1.47%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.47%) webMethods
10 1 (1.47%) Remedy
10 1 (1.47%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.47%) Veritas
10 1 (1.47%) Informatica
10 1 (1.47%) Sun
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