The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 574 582 535
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -47
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 65 75 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.11% 1.49% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 32 67
Median daily rate £430 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.30% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £307 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £360 £410
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5860 5041 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.99% 8.65% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3766 3092 2772
Median daily rate £450 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 166 156
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.87% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £11.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.48 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Guard within the UK.

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard within the UK.

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Guard
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -2 63 £430 +16.08% 8
London -8 30 £438 -2.77% 3
West Midlands - 7 - - 3
East of England +21 6 £300 -
Solihull - 6 - - 1
Yorkshire +10 5 £440 -
Essex +3 5 £298 -
South East -3 5 £425 +14.86% 2
North West +12 4 £430 -
Hampshire +11 4 £425 +10.38% 2
South Yorkshire -1 4 £450 -
Sheffield -5 4 £450 -
Brentwood +12 3 £298 -
Manchester - 3 £430 -
South West +7 2 £393 +3.63%
Havant +1 2 £400 -
Tyne and Wear -23 2 £266 -19.31%
North East -24 2 £266 -19.31%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 2 £266 -19.31%
City of London +28 1 £425 -8.10% 1
West Yorkshire +5 1 £430 -
Gloucestershire +2 1 £360 -11.65%
West Sussex -6 1 - -
Belfast -7 1 - -
County Antrim -7 1 - -
Northern Ireland -7 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £400 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 -
Bournemouth - 1 £425 -
Lancashire - 1 - -

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 176 (100.00%) Oracle
2 160 (90.91%) Oracle Database
3 121 (68.75%) Oracle RAC
4 105 (59.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 95 (53.98%) Linux
6 92 (52.27%) Oracle RMAN
7 79 (44.89%) Unix
8 78 (44.32%) Performance Tuning
9 74 (42.05%) Shell Script
10 71 (40.34%) SQL
11 57 (32.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 55 (31.25%) PL/SQL
13 48 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
13 48 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
13 48 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
14 46 (26.14%) WebLogic
15 43 (24.43%) Oracle EBS R12
16 40 (22.73%) Security Cleared
16 40 (22.73%) Clustering
17 39 (22.16%) SC Cleared
18 38 (21.59%) Oracle Certification
18 38 (21.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 37 (21.02%) Windows
20 34 (19.32%) High Availability
21 33 (18.75%) Replication
22 32 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
22 32 (18.18%) Database Tuning
23 31 (17.61%) Oracle Application Server
24 30 (17.05%) Oracle 11i
25 29 (16.48%) Oracle Discoverer

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills 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 46 (26.14%) WebLogic
2 31 (17.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.41%) JBoss
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.14%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.57%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 48 (27.27%) Oracle Applications
1 48 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (24.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (17.05%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (3.41%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.11%) Firewall
1 9 (5.11%) SAN
2 8 (4.55%) Internet
3 7 (3.98%) Network Security
4 5 (2.84%) SSL
5 4 (2.27%) DNS
6 2 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.57%) HTTP
7 1 (0.57%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (90.91%) Oracle Database
2 105 (59.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 57 (32.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 48 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
5 29 (16.48%) Oracle Discoverer
6 24 (13.64%) MySQL
6 24 (13.64%) Oracle BI EE
7 19 (10.80%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 14 (7.95%) NoSQL
10 13 (7.39%) RDBMS
10 13 (7.39%) Relational Database
11 9 (5.11%) MongoDB
11 9 (5.11%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (3.98%) DB2
13 7 (3.98%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.70%) Toad
3 2 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 23 (13.07%) Finance
2 9 (5.11%) Banking
3 7 (3.98%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.84%) Games
5 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.70%) Automotive
7 2 (1.14%) Advertising
7 2 (1.14%) French Language
7 2 (1.14%) Retail
8 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (88.07%) DBA
2 143 (81.25%) Oracle DBA
3 37 (21.02%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 35 (19.89%) Administrator
5 33 (18.75%) SC Cleared DBA
6 13 (7.39%) Senior DBA
6 13 (7.39%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 9 (5.11%) Architect
7 9 (5.11%) Consultant
8 7 (3.98%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.41%) Systems Architect
10 5 (2.84%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (2.27%) Developer
11 4 (2.27%) E-Business Administrator
11 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 3 (1.70%) Applications Consultant
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle Developer
13 2 (1.14%) Linux Administrator
13 2 (1.14%) Senior SQL DBA
13 2 (1.14%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (3.98%) Middleware
3 6 (3.41%) .NET
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle Streams
3 6 (3.41%) REST
3 6 (3.41%) SOAP
4 5 (2.84%) Castor
4 5 (2.84%) Web Services
4 5 (2.84%) XSD
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.14%) J2EE
6 2 (1.14%) WSDL
7 1 (0.57%) COM
7 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.57%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.57%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (22.73%) Clustering
2 33 (18.75%) Replication
3 13 (7.39%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.84%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.27%) Internet of Things
6 3 (1.70%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.70%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.57%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.57%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 95 (53.98%) Linux
2 79 (44.89%) Unix
3 37 (21.02%) Windows
4 15 (8.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.95%) Solaris
6 11 (6.25%) AIX
7 6 (3.41%) SUSE
8 5 (2.84%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.14%) HPUX
9 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.14%) zOS
10 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (44.32%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (19.32%) High Availability
3 32 (18.18%) Database Tuning
4 16 (9.09%) ITIL
4 16 (9.09%) SOA
5 15 (8.52%) Migration
6 13 (7.39%) Change Control
7 11 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.25%) DevOps
8 9 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (5.11%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.55%) ETL
9 8 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.98%) Change Management
10 7 (3.98%) Presales
11 6 (3.41%) CRM
11 6 (3.41%) Data Modelling
12 5 (2.84%) ArchiMate
12 5 (2.84%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.84%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 74 (42.05%) Shell Script
2 71 (40.34%) SQL
3 55 (31.25%) PL/SQL
4 20 (11.36%) Java
5 11 (6.25%) Korn
6 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
7 8 (4.55%) Python
8 5 (2.84%) Perl
8 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.70%) PHP
10 2 (1.14%) C++
11 1 (0.57%) C
11 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 39 (22.16%) SC Cleared
3 38 (21.59%) Oracle Certification
4 29 (16.48%) OCP
5 2 (1.14%) Degree
6 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.57%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.57%) MCSE
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.14%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 121 (68.75%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (7.39%) Oracle Clusterware
4 8 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.98%) Corosync
6 1 (0.57%) Docker
6 1 (0.57%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 92 (52.27%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (13.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (5.68%) Oracle Flashback
4 7 (3.98%) Pacemaker
4 7 (3.98%) Puppet
5 4 (2.27%) Nagios
6 2 (1.14%) OpenView
6 2 (1.14%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.57%) Ansible
7 1 (0.57%) Foglight
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 176 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (11.36%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.25%) VMware
4 7 (3.98%) Informatica
4 7 (3.98%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.98%) NetApp
5 6 (3.41%) HP
6 5 (2.84%) EMC
7 4 (2.27%) Endeca
8 3 (1.70%) Sun
9 2 (1.14%) Cisco
9 2 (1.14%) Dell
9 2 (1.14%) F5
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
9 2 (1.14%) Pega
9 2 (1.14%) SAP
9 2 (1.14%) Splunk
9 2 (1.14%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.57%) 3PAR
10 1 (0.57%) Imperva
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