The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 330 382 378
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 70 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.99% 2.24% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 16 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1754 1521 1701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.66% 6.28% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 994 973
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £298 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 42
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £41.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +17.14%
Data Guard
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +31 19 £450 +2.85% 7
Ealing - 1 £395 -
South Croydon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 118 (85.51%) Oracle Database
3 117 (84.78%) Oracle RAC
4 89 (64.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 79 (57.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 67 (48.55%) SQL
6 67 (48.55%) UNIX
7 65 (47.10%) Oracle RMAN
8 64 (46.38%) Linux
9 51 (36.96%) SQL Server
10 50 (36.23%) Finance
11 42 (30.43%) Windows
12 40 (28.99%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (28.26%) PL/SQL
14 36 (26.09%) ITIL
15 35 (25.36%) Replication
16 34 (24.64%) Solaris
17 32 (23.19%) Shell Script
18 31 (22.46%) Oracle Database 12c
19 30 (21.74%) SAN
19 30 (21.74%) Clustering
19 30 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
20 29 (21.01%) Banking
21 26 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 25 (18.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 23 (16.67%) Migration
23 23 (16.67%) Red Hat
23 23 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
24 21 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
25 20 (14.49%) Microsoft

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 18 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (5.80%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.90%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.17%) Apache
5 3 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.72%) Confluence
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 10 (7.25%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.74%) SAN
2 12 (8.70%) NAS
3 7 (5.07%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.35%) Internet
4 6 (4.35%) LDAP
5 4 (2.90%) VLAN
5 4 (2.90%) Firewall
5 4 (2.90%) VPN
5 4 (2.90%) DNS
5 4 (2.90%) DHCP
6 1 (0.72%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.72%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (85.51%) Oracle Database
2 89 (64.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 79 (57.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 51 (36.96%) SQL Server
5 31 (22.46%) Oracle Database 12c
6 23 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (12.32%) Relational Database
8 16 (11.59%) RDBMS
9 15 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (10.14%) MySQL
11 13 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (7.97%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (7.97%) Oracle Exadata
13 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
17 5 (3.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) ProC
2 3 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.17%) Toad
3 2 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 29 (21.01%) Banking
3 15 (10.87%) Financial Institution
4 10 (7.25%) Investment Banking
5 7 (5.07%) Retail
6 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.45%) French Language
7 2 (1.45%) International Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Games
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 106 (76.81%) DBA
2 92 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
3 26 (18.84%) Administrator
4 17 (12.32%) Senior DBA
5 15 (10.87%) Architect
5 15 (10.87%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 12 (8.70%) SQL DBA
7 7 (5.07%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.07%) Data Centre Architect
7 7 (5.07%) SQL Server DBA
8 6 (4.35%) Technical Architect
9 5 (3.62%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (3.62%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 4 (2.90%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.90%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.70%) Oracle Streams
2 4 (2.90%) Middleware
3 3 (2.17%) XML
3 3 (2.17%) HTML
3 3 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.45%) .NET
4 2 (1.45%) JDBC
4 2 (1.45%) ODBC
5 1 (0.72%) XSD
5 1 (0.72%) XSLT
5 1 (0.72%) COM
5 1 (0.72%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.72%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.72%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.72%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.36%) Replication
2 30 (21.74%) Clustering
3 7 (5.07%) Hedge funds
3 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.90%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) W3C
6 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) DTV
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
6 1 (0.72%) Streaming Media
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.55%) UNIX
2 64 (46.38%) Linux
3 42 (30.43%) Windows
4 34 (24.64%) Solaris
5 26 (18.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (7.25%) AIX
8 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.99%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (26.09%) ITIL
3 30 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (16.67%) Migration
5 21 (15.22%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (12.32%) Change Management
7 16 (11.59%) Data Modelling
8 15 (10.87%) High Availability
9 11 (7.97%) Project Management
9 11 (7.97%) Performance Analysis
10 9 (6.52%) Service Management
10 9 (6.52%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.80%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (5.80%) Data Migration
12 7 (5.07%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (5.07%) Database Tuning
13 6 (4.35%) Data Management
14 5 (3.62%) Capacity Management
14 5 (3.62%) Performance Monitoring
14 5 (3.62%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.55%) SQL
2 39 (28.26%) PL/SQL
3 32 (23.19%) Shell Script
4 15 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.70%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.97%) Perl
7 6 (4.35%) Java
8 5 (3.62%) C
9 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) C#
10 1 (0.72%) Korn
10 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (10.87%) OCP
1 15 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (6.52%) Degree
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) MCITP
4 4 (2.90%) MCSA
5 3 (2.17%) OCA
5 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.62%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 117 (84.78%) Oracle RAC
2 65 (47.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.80%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.90%) vSphere
4 4 (2.90%) Xen
4 4 (2.90%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.17%) XenApp
5 3 (2.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (2.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.17%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 25 (18.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (6.52%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (5.07%) Tivoli
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle Statspack
5 4 (2.90%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (2.90%) SCOM
5 4 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.17%) Control-M
6 3 (2.17%) Legato
6 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 19 (13.77%) Veritas
5 15 (10.87%) HP
5 15 (10.87%) BMC
6 14 (10.14%) VMware
7 12 (8.70%) Sybase
8 10 (7.25%) EMC
8 10 (7.25%) IBM
9 5 (3.62%) Remedy
10 3 (2.17%) JBoss
10 3 (2.17%) SAP
10 3 (2.17%) Citrix
10 3 (2.17%) NetApp
11 2 (1.45%) Sun
12 1 (0.72%) webMethods
12 1 (0.72%) FatWire
12 1 (0.72%) Ab Initio
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago