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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 378 371 357
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 33 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.73% 1.87% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 30
Average daily rate £450 £428 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £394 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 - £29.45
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
1903 1815 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.00% 8.71% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1258 1038
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 21
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £14.23 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +32 4 £400 -6.97% 1
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 83 (94.32%) Oracle Database
3 71 (80.68%) Oracle RAC
3 71 (80.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 63 (71.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 63 (71.59%) Linux
5 50 (56.82%) Replication
6 47 (53.41%) Sybase
7 45 (51.14%) Red Hat
8 44 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (42.05%) Finance
10 36 (40.91%) Shell Script
10 36 (40.91%) Banking
10 36 (40.91%) Sybase ASE
11 34 (38.64%) Clustering
12 31 (35.23%) SQL Server
13 30 (34.09%) Oracle Database 10g
14 28 (31.82%) Service Management
14 28 (31.82%) Client/Server
15 27 (30.68%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (30.68%) Incident Management
16 26 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
17 24 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (27.27%) SQL
18 23 (26.14%) SAP
18 23 (26.14%) Change Management
19 17 (19.32%) ITIL
19 17 (19.32%) Solaris
20 15 (17.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
20 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database 12c

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (10.23%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (11.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (94.32%) Oracle Database
2 71 (80.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (40.91%) Sybase ASE
4 31 (35.23%) SQL Server
5 30 (34.09%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (30.68%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (17.05%) Oracle Database 12c
8 11 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
9 10 (11.36%) MySQL
9 10 (11.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
14 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
15 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (3.41%) OLAP
15 3 (3.41%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (42.05%) Finance
2 36 (40.91%) Banking
3 14 (15.91%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (97.73%) DBA
2 69 (78.41%) Oracle DBA
3 44 (50.00%) Sybase DBA
4 25 (28.41%) Administrator
5 11 (12.50%) Senior DBA
6 10 (11.36%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 9 (10.23%) Linux Support
7 9 (10.23%) Oracle Production DBA
7 9 (10.23%) Production DBA
7 9 (10.23%) Sybase Production DBA
8 8 (9.09%) Senior Sybase DBA
9 5 (5.68%) Performance Tuning DBA
9 5 (5.68%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.41%) Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 2 (2.27%) Designer
11 2 (2.27%) Oracle Architect
12 1 (1.14%) MySQL DBA
12 1 (1.14%) Senior Architect
12 1 (1.14%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) Middleware
2 10 (11.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Streams
3 1 (1.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 50 (56.82%) Replication
2 34 (38.64%) Clustering
3 28 (31.82%) Client/Server
4 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.55%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 63 (71.59%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (19.32%) Solaris
4 14 (15.91%) Unix
5 12 (13.64%) AIX
6 4 (4.55%) Windows
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.82%) Service Management
2 27 (30.68%) Incident Management
3 26 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (26.14%) Change Management
6 17 (19.32%) ITIL
7 15 (17.05%) Capacity Management
8 13 (14.77%) Line Management
9 11 (12.50%) High Availability
10 10 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (9.09%) Information Security
11 8 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
11 8 (9.09%) Security Management
11 8 (9.09%) SOA
12 7 (7.95%) Investment Management
12 7 (7.95%) Patch Management
13 6 (6.82%) Change Control
13 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.82%) Time Management
14 5 (5.68%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) Shell Script
2 24 (27.27%) SQL
3 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.41%) Korn
6 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) Java
7 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Degree
1 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
1 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) OCP
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (80.68%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.14%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 63 (71.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 15 (17.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (11.36%) Foglight
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.14%) Pacemaker
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (53.41%) Sybase
3 45 (51.14%) Red Hat
4 23 (26.14%) SAP
5 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (11.36%) Imperva
7 3 (3.41%) Informatica
7 3 (3.41%) VMware
8 2 (2.27%) Veritas
9 1 (1.14%) EMC
9 1 (1.14%) Teradata
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