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 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 246 228 213
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 12 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 2.69% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 9
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£450 £445 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £338 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £483 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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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
937 855 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.31% 8.82% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 441 336
Average daily rate £375 £350 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £198 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 56 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.75 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +7.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 April 2015.

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 April 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
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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 -9 5 £450 +2.56% 1
Surrey +2 3 £400 -11.11% 1
Berkshire -2 1 £305 - 1
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 17 (68.00%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
5 14 (56.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) UNIX
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 10 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 9 (36.00%) Linux
8 9 (36.00%) SQLPlus
8 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (28.00%) Toad
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (24.00%) Replication
11 6 (24.00%) Korn
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle Flashback
11 6 (24.00%) Perl
11 6 (24.00%) AIX
12 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
12 5 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.00%) Endur
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (96.00%) Oracle Database
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 10 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (36.00%) SQLPlus
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (8.00%) DB2
10 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Toad
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) DBA
2 17 (68.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Database Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) NetWeaver Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Middleware
2 3 (12.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Basis
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) UNIX
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) AIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) SOA
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (8.00%) BCP
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (24.00%) Korn
3 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Uniface
5 1 (4.00%) ABAP
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) OCP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Flashback
4 5 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (4.00%) CA Wily
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) i2
4 1 (4.00%) 3PAR