The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Reading region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 77 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
101 57 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.35% 7.38% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 37
Average daily rate £325 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £532 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Data Guard
Berkshire

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Guard
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle