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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
England / South East
Rank 229 248 236
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 7 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.012% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.92% 0.12% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 9
Median daily rate £438 £320 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% -25.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -

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
764 851 1060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.46% 10.37% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 503 522
Median daily rate £425 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 46 29
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £15.78 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.59 £56.39 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 5 £438 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Unix
7 6 (42.86%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) AIX
8 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
8 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (35.71%) IBM
8 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
9 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (28.57%) Replication
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (28.57%) HACMP
9 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
9 4 (28.57%) MySQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) SQLPlus
8 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
1 1 (7.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) DBA
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
1 1 (7.14%) ICEfaces
1 1 (7.14%) JSF
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
1 1 (7.14%) SAP PI
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) HACMP
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) AIX
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Service Design
3 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Korn
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) OCP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Arqiva
6 1 (7.14%) IFS
6 1 (7.14%) SAP