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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 147 152 133
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.027% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.47% 0.30% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
346 332 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.22% 8.93% 8.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 190 116
Median daily rate £425 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 16
Median hourly rate £18.63 £15.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.16% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.85 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £59.41 £31.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.70 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+65.23% +7.69%

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
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 1 July 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 £430 -
Cheshire - 6 £394 -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
4 5 (41.67%) Smart Meter
4 5 (41.67%) ArchiMate
4 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (41.67%) Clustering
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Discoverer
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) XSD
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle 11i
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) DBA
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Integration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) E-Business Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Systems Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Smart Metering Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) REST
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
1 5 (41.67%) Smart Meter
2 4 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ArchiMate
1 5 (41.67%) Database Tuning
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) OCP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (41.67%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) HP