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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 388 384 360
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 29 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.55% 2.41% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 15
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £47.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -32.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.90 -
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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
1875 1744 1407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.00% 7.04% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1210 904
Average daily rate £450 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 57
Average hourly rate £22.25 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.88% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.53 £15.10 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £39.72 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.20 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.47%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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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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 +15 8 £500 +21.21% 6
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
Wimbledon - 1 £375 -
Surbiton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 92 (100.00%) Oracle
2 83 (90.22%) Oracle Database
3 75 (81.52%) Oracle RAC
4 70 (76.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 58 (63.04%) SQL
6 57 (61.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 45 (48.91%) Oracle Database 10g
8 42 (45.65%) UNIX
8 42 (45.65%) Linux
9 41 (44.57%) PL/SQL
10 36 (39.13%) Finance
11 31 (33.70%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (28.26%) Replication
12 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
12 26 (28.26%) Shell Script
13 25 (27.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 25 (27.17%) Banking
14 20 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
15 19 (20.65%) Clustering
16 18 (19.57%) SAN
16 18 (19.57%) Solaris
17 17 (18.48%) Migration
18 16 (17.39%) Relational Database
19 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 14 (15.22%) Oracle Exadata
21 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
22 12 (13.04%) Windows
22 12 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
22 12 (13.04%) High Availability
23 11 (11.96%) Oracle9i Database

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 3 (3.26%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) SAN
2 9 (9.78%) NAS
3 5 (5.43%) Internet
4 3 (3.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (90.22%) Oracle Database
2 70 (76.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 45 (48.91%) Oracle Database 10g
4 26 (28.26%) SQL Server
5 20 (21.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 16 (17.39%) Relational Database
7 14 (15.22%) Oracle Exadata
8 13 (14.13%) RDBMS
9 11 (11.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (9.78%) MySQL
11 9 (9.78%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (9.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (4.35%) SQLPlus
13 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (39.13%) Finance
2 25 (27.17%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Advertising
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) International Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (84.78%) DBA
2 72 (78.26%) Oracle DBA
3 18 (19.57%) Administrator
4 9 (9.78%) SQL DBA
5 8 (8.70%) Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Data Centre Architect
7 6 (6.52%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 6 (6.52%) Senior DBA
8 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Server Administrator
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.26%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 3 (3.26%) Developer
10 1 (1.09%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.09%) Senior SQL DBA
10 1 (1.09%) Consultant
10 1 (1.09%) Migration Consultant
10 1 (1.09%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.70%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.17%) JPA
2 2 (2.17%) Middleware
2 2 (2.17%) XML Schema
2 2 (2.17%) .NET
2 2 (2.17%) HTML
2 2 (2.17%) JDBC
2 2 (2.17%) XML
2 2 (2.17%) XSD
2 2 (2.17%) XSLT
2 2 (2.17%) ODBC
3 1 (1.09%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Replication
2 19 (20.65%) Clustering
3 8 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (7.61%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.17%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.17%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.17%) W3C
5 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.17%) Grid Computing
5 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.65%) UNIX
1 42 (45.65%) Linux
2 18 (19.57%) Solaris
3 15 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (13.04%) Windows
5 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.61%) AIX
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.70%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (18.48%) Migration
3 12 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (13.04%) High Availability
4 9 (9.78%) Data Modelling
4 9 (9.78%) Logical Data Model
4 9 (9.78%) Physical Data Model
5 8 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.52%) Database Security
6 6 (6.52%) Project Management
6 6 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (5.43%) Data Management
7 5 (5.43%) ITIL
7 5 (5.43%) Analytics
8 4 (4.35%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.35%) ETL
8 4 (4.35%) Change Management
9 3 (3.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) SQL
2 41 (44.57%) PL/SQL
3 26 (28.26%) Shell Script
4 7 (7.61%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.61%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.35%) Java
6 3 (3.26%) Korn
6 3 (3.26%) C
6 3 (3.26%) VBScript
6 3 (3.26%) VB
6 3 (3.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) C#
7 2 (2.17%) Perl
7 2 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.17%) OCP
5 1 (1.09%) Degree
5 1 (1.09%) OCA
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (81.52%) Oracle RAC
2 57 (61.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (27.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (9.78%) Sybase
2 9 (9.78%) BMC
3 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 8 (8.70%) Sun
4 5 (5.43%) VMware
4 5 (5.43%) IBM
5 4 (4.35%) HP
6 2 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) Remedy
7 1 (1.09%) Informatica
7 1 (1.09%) NetApp
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas
London
CLIENT SERVER
Rate: £300 to £350 p/day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £300 to £350 p/day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 22 days ago