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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 369 344 357
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 39 69 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.27% 4.14% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 48 20
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£450 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £293 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
1721 1666 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.73% 7.05% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1204 1128 1001
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £40.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +24 21 £450 +4.83% 5
Croydon - 1 - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 68 (93.15%) Oracle Database
3 63 (86.30%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (65.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 39 (53.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 36 (49.32%) Linux
7 30 (41.10%) SQL
7 30 (41.10%) Finance
8 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
9 21 (28.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
10 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (26.03%) PL/SQL
10 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 12c
11 18 (24.66%) Oracle EBS
12 17 (23.29%) Replication
12 17 (23.29%) Banking
13 16 (21.92%) UNIX
13 16 (21.92%) WebLogic
14 15 (20.55%) Shell Script
15 14 (19.18%) Clustering
15 14 (19.18%) Oracle Applications
15 14 (19.18%) High Availability
15 14 (19.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (19.18%) Oracle EBS R12
16 13 (17.81%) Oracle BI EE
16 13 (17.81%) Oracle Clusterware
17 12 (16.44%) Oracle Flashback
17 12 (16.44%) SOA
17 12 (16.44%) SQL Server

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (21.92%) WebLogic
2 10 (13.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.37%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) SAN
1 9 (12.33%) Internet
2 6 (8.22%) LDAP
3 4 (5.48%) LAN
3 4 (5.48%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) NAS
4 3 (4.11%) DHCP
4 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) VPN
4 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 3 (4.11%) VLAN
4 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (93.15%) Oracle Database
2 48 (65.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (26.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (17.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
6 11 (15.07%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (13.70%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (13.70%) Relational Database
7 10 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (8.22%) OLTP
9 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (6.85%) TKPROF
10 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (5.48%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (5.48%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Subversion
2 5 (6.85%) Mercurial
2 5 (6.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 30 (41.10%) Finance
2 17 (23.29%) Banking
3 5 (6.85%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Retail
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) DBA
1 57 (78.08%) Oracle DBA
2 15 (20.55%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 7 (9.59%) Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (8.22%) SQL DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Senior DBA
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Server Administrator
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.74%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Designer
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Middleware
1 11 (15.07%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (8.22%) .NET
2 6 (8.22%) HTML
2 6 (8.22%) XML
3 5 (6.85%) JPA
3 5 (6.85%) XSD
3 5 (6.85%) XSLT
3 5 (6.85%) XML Schema
4 4 (5.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (2.74%) CGI
6 1 (1.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Replication
2 14 (19.18%) Clustering
3 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) W3C
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.37%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) UNIX
3 14 (19.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.70%) AIX
5 9 (12.33%) Windows
6 5 (6.85%) Solaris
7 3 (4.11%) HPUX
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (19.18%) High Availability
3 12 (16.44%) SOA
4 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (13.70%) Migration
5 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.96%) ITIL
6 8 (10.96%) Database Security
7 7 (9.59%) Database Mirroring
7 7 (9.59%) Capacity Management
7 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.22%) OOD
8 6 (8.22%) OO
8 6 (8.22%) Analytics
8 6 (8.22%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (8.22%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (6.85%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (6.85%) Test Automation
9 5 (6.85%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 19 (26.03%) PL/SQL
3 15 (20.55%) Shell Script
4 9 (12.33%) Java
5 6 (8.22%) Korn
5 6 (8.22%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
6 5 (6.85%) C
6 5 (6.85%) C#
6 5 (6.85%) XPath
7 4 (5.48%) Perl
8 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.59%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) OCP
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.85%) QA
3 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (86.30%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.11%) vSphere
4 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.11%) Xen
5 1 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.37%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 39 (53.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (28.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.37%) Puppet
5 1 (1.37%) Pacemaker
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (28.77%) Red Hat
3 10 (13.70%) HP
4 7 (9.59%) IBM
4 7 (9.59%) NetApp
5 6 (8.22%) 3PAR
6 5 (6.85%) VMware
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.74%) Brocade
8 2 (2.74%) Informatica
9 1 (1.37%) webMethods
9 1 (1.37%) Remedy
9 1 (1.37%) Ab Initio
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