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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
England / South West
Rank - 140 140
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.41% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
177 213 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.98% 7.28% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 153 127
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% +9.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) SRDF
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control

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 2 (100.00%) Oracle 10gAS
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle