The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.07% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 24.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
50 81 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.64% 10.83% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 8
Average daily rate £343 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £558 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Oxford - 11 £363 -
Data Guard
South East

Data Guard
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) OCP
3 9 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Replication
3 9 (75.00%) MySQL
3 9 (75.00%) Clustering
4 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Castor
6 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
6 1 (8.33%) CRM

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) DBA
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (58.33%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Clustering
1 9 (75.00%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 8 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) OCP
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle