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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 399 390 347
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -43
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 27 34 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.12% 1.85% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 58
Median daily rate £475 £414 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £296 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £450 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
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
2408 1836 1877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.07% 7.99% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1718 1253 1234
Median daily rate £488 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £277 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 22
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.99 £14.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +9.09%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 9 £475 +9.19%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 43 (97.73%) Oracle Database
3 37 (84.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (70.45%) Oracle RAC
5 27 (61.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 24 (54.55%) Linux
7 20 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
8 19 (43.18%) SQL
9 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (36.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (31.82%) Finance
12 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
12 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
12 13 (29.55%) Unix
13 12 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
15 9 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS R12
15 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
15 9 (20.45%) SOA
16 8 (18.18%) MySQL
16 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
17 7 (15.91%) Banking
17 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
17 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
17 7 (15.91%) Relational Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) InfiniBand
2 1 (2.27%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (97.73%) Oracle Database
2 37 (84.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (40.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (31.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (20.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (18.18%) MySQL
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
8 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
9 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
9 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle Exadata
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (6.82%) Oracle Discoverer
12 2 (4.55%) Ingres
12 2 (4.55%) OLAP
12 2 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.55%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (90.91%) DBA
2 36 (81.82%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (20.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 8 (18.18%) Administrator
5 7 (15.91%) Senior DBA
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.82%) MySQL DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Database Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Designer
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Oracle Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Sybase DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Streams
3 5 (11.36%) Middleware
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
5 3 (6.82%) WebCenter
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) Unix
3 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Solaris
5 5 (11.36%) Windows
6 4 (9.09%) AIX
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (20.45%) SOA
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.64%) High Availability
4 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.36%) Change Control
4 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.55%) Database Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) ETL
7 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
2 13 (29.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (13.64%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
4 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.09%) Korn
5 4 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) OCP
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (61.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) OpenView
3 2 (4.55%) Zenoss
4 1 (2.27%) Ansible
4 1 (2.27%) Foglight
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Informatica
4 2 (4.55%) EMC
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Sun
4 2 (4.55%) WorldPay
5 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.27%) Imperva
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) Teradata
5 1 (2.27%) VMware