The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 117 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.27% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.04% 3.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £390
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Data Guard
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
238 202 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.90% 7.66% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 105
Average daily rate £325 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £273 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Glasgow - 8 £325 -
Edinburgh -3 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £444 -
Data Guard
UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
3 9 (47.37%) Migration
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
6 5 (26.32%) UNIX
6 5 (26.32%) EMC
6 5 (26.32%) Veritas
6 5 (26.32%) Legato
6 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) VB
7 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
7 4 (21.05%) Solaris
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) ETL
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Streams
7 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle Database
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) TKPROF
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Toad
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DBA
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.79%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
3 2 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (15.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.26%) SRDF
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
2 5 (26.32%) Legato
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) EMC
2 5 (26.32%) Veritas
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) BMC
4 1 (5.26%) Sun