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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 385 332 381
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +49
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 37 78 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.06% 4.30% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 54 16
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £335 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £593 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+8.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
Data Guard
England

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
1794 1814 1535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.66% 7.80% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1188 1018
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £261 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 40
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £33.20 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 16 £435 -3.33% 7
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 69 (93.24%) Oracle RAC
2 69 (93.24%) Oracle Database
3 51 (68.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 40 (54.05%) Linux
5 38 (51.35%) Oracle RMAN
6 31 (41.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 30 (40.54%) SQL
8 27 (36.49%) UNIX
9 26 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
10 24 (32.43%) Shell Script
11 22 (29.73%) PL/SQL
11 22 (29.73%) Finance
12 21 (28.38%) Red Hat
13 19 (25.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 19 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
14 18 (24.32%) Clustering
14 18 (24.32%) WebLogic
15 16 (21.62%) Replication
15 16 (21.62%) Oracle Applications
15 16 (21.62%) Oracle EBS R12
16 15 (20.27%) Oracle BI EE
17 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
18 13 (17.57%) RDBMS
18 13 (17.57%) SAN
18 13 (17.57%) Banking
18 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
19 12 (16.22%) ITIL
20 11 (14.86%) Migration

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (24.32%) WebLogic
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (21.62%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (21.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.57%) SAN
2 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) LAN
2 4 (5.41%) WAN
2 4 (5.41%) NAS
3 3 (4.05%) LDAP
3 3 (4.05%) DHCP
3 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
3 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) VLAN
4 1 (1.35%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (93.24%) Oracle Database
2 51 (68.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 31 (41.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 15 (20.27%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
7 13 (17.57%) RDBMS
7 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle Exadata
8 10 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (5.41%) OLTP
12 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (4.05%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (4.05%) TKPROF
13 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Subversion
2 3 (4.05%) Mercurial
2 3 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (81.08%) DBA
1 60 (81.08%) Oracle DBA
2 16 (21.62%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 6 (8.11%) Administrator
3 6 (8.11%) SQL DBA
3 6 (8.11%) Architect
4 5 (6.76%) Consultant
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (5.41%) Server Administrator
6 3 (4.05%) Senior DBA
6 3 (4.05%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.05%) Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.70%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) Middleware
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
4 3 (4.05%) XML
4 3 (4.05%) XSD
4 3 (4.05%) XSLT
4 3 (4.05%) JPA
4 3 (4.05%) XML Schema
4 3 (4.05%) HTML
5 2 (2.70%) CGI
6 1 (1.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.32%) Clustering
2 16 (21.62%) Replication
3 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) W3C
5 2 (2.70%) Statistics
5 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Linux
2 27 (36.49%) UNIX
3 11 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.16%) AIX
5 8 (10.81%) Windows
6 6 (8.11%) Solaris
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (16.22%) ITIL
3 11 (14.86%) Migration
4 10 (13.51%) SOA
5 9 (12.16%) High Availability
6 8 (10.81%) Database Mirroring
6 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (8.11%) Capacity Management
8 6 (8.11%) Database Security
9 5 (6.76%) Patch Management
9 5 (6.76%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (6.76%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.76%) Benchmarking
10 4 (5.41%) Resource Management
10 4 (5.41%) SDLC
10 4 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) SQL
2 24 (32.43%) Shell Script
3 22 (29.73%) PL/SQL
4 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Perl
5 6 (8.11%) C
5 6 (8.11%) Korn
6 5 (6.76%) Java
7 3 (4.05%) C#
7 3 (4.05%) XPath
7 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.35%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.35%) R
9 1 (1.35%) sed
9 1 (1.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) OCP
4 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (93.24%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.05%) Xen
4 3 (4.05%) vSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 38 (51.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (25.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (9.46%) Oracle Flashback
4 4 (5.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (28.38%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.51%) HP
4 9 (12.16%) IBM
5 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.46%) NetApp
6 6 (8.11%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.76%) VMware
8 2 (2.70%) Brocade
9 1 (1.35%) Informatica
9 1 (1.35%) WorldPay
9 1 (1.35%) Sun
9 1 (1.35%) webMethods
9 1 (1.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.35%) Ab Initio
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