The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
England / South West
Rank 138 143 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.075% 0.100% 0.062%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.19% 1.29% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
168 233 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.29% 7.76% 6.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 160 131
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.29% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £10.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £19.35 £33.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 West region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Software AG
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) vCloud
3 1 (33.33%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Software AG