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 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 137 139 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 4 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.064% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.40% 0.98% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 17
Median daily rate £300 £379 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.79% +12.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
286 204 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.69% 6.55% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 121 130
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 26 3
Median hourly rate £15.36 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.92% -19.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Gloucestershire +1 4 £300 -26.38%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Endeca
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) WSDL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion

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 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Endeca
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft