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 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 248 262 235
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 23 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.32% 1.07% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 10
Median daily rate £375 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £379 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £561 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
Data Guard
England

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
990 934 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.87% 9.78% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 546 425
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 40
Median hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -10.28%

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
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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxfordshire - 13 £363 -
Hampshire +5 6 £345 -23.33% 2
Berkshire -6 3 £450 +47.54% 3
Surrey -8 1 £400 - 3
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England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (97.06%) Oracle Database
3 24 (70.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 22 (64.71%) Replication
5 17 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
6 16 (47.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 14 (41.18%) Unix
8 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 13 (38.24%) OCP
8 13 (38.24%) Oracle Certification
9 12 (35.29%) SQL
9 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
10 11 (32.35%) MySQL
10 11 (32.35%) PL/SQL
10 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (32.35%) Clustering
11 10 (29.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (26.47%) High Availability
13 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
13 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (20.59%) Migration
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
14 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
15 6 (17.65%) Change Management
15 6 (17.65%) VMware
15 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
16 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture

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 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
1 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) Oracle Database
2 16 (47.06%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (32.35%) MySQL
3 11 (32.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (14.71%) DB2
6 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
6 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
7 4 (11.76%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) DBA
2 30 (88.24%) Oracle DBA
3 11 (32.35%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Unix DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.94%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (11.76%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Replication
2 11 (32.35%) Clustering
3 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
5 3 (8.82%) N-Tier
5 3 (8.82%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Unix
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) zOS
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) High Availability
1 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.59%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) Change Management
5 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.71%) Information Security
5 5 (14.71%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Design
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Database Security
7 2 (5.88%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Shell Script
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Korn
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) OCP
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Nagios
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Pega
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Dell
5 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) F5
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
5 3 (8.82%) Splunk
6 2 (5.88%) Informatica
6 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat