The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 South East 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 231 199 230
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +31
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 11 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 3.45% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
Average daily rate
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£428 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.54% -1.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
761 899 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.27% 10.61% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 448 289
Average daily rate £338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 43
Average hourly rate £15.75 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.74% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £40.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.81% +25.71%
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -17 7 £435 +28.88% 1
Berkshire -3 1 £420 +13.51% 2
West Sussex - 1 £275 - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
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Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (93.94%) Oracle Database
3 27 (81.82%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (69.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (60.61%) SQL
6 20 (60.61%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL
7 18 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
9 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
9 12 (36.36%) Replication
10 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
11 10 (30.30%) Windows
11 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (30.30%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
11 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (27.27%) OCP
12 9 (27.27%) SQLPlus
13 8 (24.24%) Middleware
13 8 (24.24%) SOA
13 8 (24.24%) Toad
13 8 (24.24%) ITIL
13 8 (24.24%) Linux
13 8 (24.24%) Perl
13 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (24.24%) Korn

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 11 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.21%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) LDAP
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) Oracle Database
2 23 (69.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (66.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
5 10 (30.30%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (27.27%) SQLPlus
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
10 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
11 2 (6.06%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Toad
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle DBA
1 25 (75.76%) DBA
2 5 (15.15%) SQL DBA
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Junior
5 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Middleware
2 6 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.06%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.06%) HACMP
4 1 (3.03%) Firmware
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) AIX
4 6 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (24.24%) SOA
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.15%) BCP
4 5 (15.15%) E-business
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) ETL
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.03%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 12 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (27.27%) OCP
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.03%) OCA
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (60.61%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.06%) SRDF
4 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) Foglight
3 2 (6.06%) Legato
3 2 (6.06%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) EMC
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) Sybase
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) JBoss
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) FatWire
6 1 (3.03%) VMware