The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Yorkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 32 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.62% - 2.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.93% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate £388 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.50% 11.55% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 14
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £272 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £404 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.75 £22.00 £9.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.04% +127.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Data Guard
Yorkshire

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 8 £375 -
Data Guard
Yorkshire

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (73.33%) Linux
5 10 (66.67%) Solaris
5 10 (66.67%) Finance
6 9 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Replication
7 3 (20.00%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 2 (13.33%) Veritas
9 1 (6.67%) Private Banking
9 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
9 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (6.67%) SRDF
9 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.67%) Security Management
9 1 (6.67%) Front Office
9 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (6.67%) Control-M
9 1 (6.67%) Equities

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Toad
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Private Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Front Office
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) DBA
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Security Management
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (6.67%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) BMC