The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 25 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.38% - 2.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% - 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.75 -
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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 Northern Ireland region.

Systems Management Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.76% 8.11% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Average daily rate £270 £350 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £230 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £455 £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) OBIEE Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle