The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 224 204 227
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 15 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.92% 3.73% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 9
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£425 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £319 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £433 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
780 939 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.51% 10.57% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 472 306
Average daily rate £350 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 47 44
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -27 7 £435 +33.84% 5
Berkshire +5 3 £425 +14.86%
Surrey -3 1 £450 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (90.32%) Oracle Database
3 24 (77.42%) Oracle RMAN
4 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (64.52%) SQL
6 19 (61.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 18 (58.06%) PL/SQL
7 18 (58.06%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
10 11 (35.48%) Replication
11 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
11 10 (32.26%) Linux
11 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
12 8 (25.81%) UNIX
12 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (22.58%) Windows
13 7 (22.58%) AIX
13 7 (22.58%) SQLPlus
13 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (19.35%) Korn
14 6 (19.35%) Middleware
14 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
14 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
14 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
14 6 (19.35%) Perl
14 6 (19.35%) T-SQL

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
1 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle Database
2 22 (70.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (61.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.81%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (22.58%) SQLPlus
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (16.13%) RDBMS
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Toad
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) DBA
2 24 (77.42%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.13%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase DBA
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Junior
6 1 (3.23%) Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Middleware
2 4 (12.90%) XML
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.45%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.45%) HACMP
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) AIX
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (19.35%) SOA
3 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
5 3 (9.68%) BCP
5 3 (9.68%) E-business
5 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
7 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.23%) ETL
7 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) PL/SQL
3 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
4 6 (19.35%) Korn
4 6 (19.35%) Perl
4 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (16.13%) OCP
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) OCA
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.45%) SRDF
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.45%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (6.45%) Foglight
3 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.45%) Legato
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 3 (9.68%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) BMC
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) FatWire
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Brocade
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) JBoss
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Sun
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
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