The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 149 158 141
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.096% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.45% 1.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
327 317 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.18% 7.57% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 169 138
Median daily rate £420 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 7
Median hourly rate £14.52 £15.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% -55.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £12.00 £14.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 £40.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region.

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the North West region.

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Manchester +6 8 £300 -20.00%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Ingres
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (41.67%) SCOM
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (41.67%) Software Licensing
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Licensing

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (41.67%) Ingres
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
5 1 (8.33%) TKPROF
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DBA
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Database Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Data Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Licensing
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (41.67%) Software Licensing
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Servers
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Foglight
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Imperva
3 1 (8.33%) Sun