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 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 523 581 462
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -119
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 117 59 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.95% 1.25% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 110
Median daily rate £375 £408 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £304 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 - £45.00

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
5995 4722 4425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.15% 8.42% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3850 2913 2596
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 161 137
Median hourly rate £32.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.53% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £39.85 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +6.23%

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 24 June 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 24 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
England +61 109 £375 -11.24% 7
London -11 27 £475 +13.09% 3
West Midlands - 27 £363 - 1
Solihull - 23 - - 1
South East +17 21 £375 -21.05%
Oxfordshire - 13 £363 -
Oxford - 12 £363 -
North West +9 11 £394 - 1
East of England - 11 £310 - 1
City of London +30 9 £475 +5.55%
Essex - 9 £305 - 1
Brentwood - 7 £300 - 1
Cheshire - 6 £394 -
Yorkshire +3 5 £306 -12.50%
Manchester - 5 - - 1
Warrington - 5 £394 -
Hampshire +9 4 £400 -13.51%
Cheltenham +6 4 £300 -23.32%
South West +4 4 £300 -20.00%
West Yorkshire +2 4 £306 -12.50%
Gloucestershire -3 4 £300 -23.32%
Leeds - 4 £306 -
Berkshire -9 3 £450 +47.54%
Havant - 3 £400 -
Reading - 3 £450 -
Glasgow -2 2 - -
Scotland -25 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £266 -
North East - 2 £266 -
Luton - 2 £413 -

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 158 (100.00%) Oracle
2 143 (90.51%) Oracle Database
3 106 (67.09%) Oracle RAC
4 92 (58.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 89 (56.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 88 (55.70%) Linux
7 80 (50.63%) Performance Tuning
8 77 (48.73%) Unix
9 75 (47.47%) Shell Script
10 67 (42.41%) SQL
11 53 (33.54%) PL/SQL
11 53 (33.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 46 (29.11%) Oracle EBS
12 46 (29.11%) Oracle Applications
13 45 (28.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 44 (27.85%) WebLogic
15 42 (26.58%) Oracle EBS R12
16 37 (23.42%) Windows
17 36 (22.78%) Replication
18 35 (22.15%) Clustering
18 35 (22.15%) Oracle Certification
18 35 (22.15%) Database Tuning
18 35 (22.15%) Security Cleared
19 34 (21.52%) SC Cleared
19 34 (21.52%) Oracle Application Server
19 34 (21.52%) Virtual Machines
20 32 (20.25%) Oracle Discoverer
21 31 (19.62%) Oracle 11i
22 30 (18.99%) OCP
23 29 (18.35%) High Availability

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 44 (27.85%) WebLogic
2 34 (21.52%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (5.06%) JBoss
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.63%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 46 (29.11%) Oracle Applications
1 46 (29.11%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (26.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (19.62%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (3.80%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) Internet
2 7 (4.43%) Network Security
3 6 (3.80%) Firewall
3 6 (3.80%) SAN
4 3 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.63%) HTTP
5 1 (0.63%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (90.51%) Oracle Database
2 92 (58.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 53 (33.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 45 (28.48%) Oracle Database 12c
5 32 (20.25%) Oracle Discoverer
6 25 (15.82%) MySQL
7 20 (12.66%) Oracle BI EE
7 20 (12.66%) SQL Server
8 16 (10.13%) NoSQL
9 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
10 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
11 11 (6.96%) MongoDB
12 10 (6.33%) DB2
13 9 (5.70%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (4.43%) Oracle Reports
16 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
17 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.27%) Toad
General
1 21 (13.29%) Finance
2 8 (5.06%) Banking
2 8 (5.06%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.16%) Games
4 4 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) French Language
7 1 (0.63%) Back Office
7 1 (0.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 141 (89.24%) DBA
2 128 (81.01%) Oracle DBA
3 37 (23.42%) Administrator
4 33 (20.89%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 27 (17.09%) SC Cleared DBA
6 12 (7.59%) Senior DBA
7 11 (6.96%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 9 (5.70%) Architect
9 6 (3.80%) Consultant
9 6 (3.80%) SQL DBA
9 6 (3.80%) Systems Architect
10 4 (2.53%) E-Business Administrator
11 3 (1.90%) Applications Consultant
11 3 (1.90%) Developer
11 3 (1.90%) MySQL DBA
11 3 (1.90%) Oracle Consultant
11 3 (1.90%) Oracle Developer
12 2 (1.27%) Integration Architect
12 2 (1.27%) Junior
12 2 (1.27%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (5.06%) Oracle Streams
3 7 (4.43%) Middleware
4 6 (3.80%) REST
4 6 (3.80%) SOAP
5 5 (3.16%) .NET
5 5 (3.16%) Castor
5 5 (3.16%) Web Services
5 5 (3.16%) XSD
6 3 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.90%) POSIX
6 3 (1.90%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.27%) J2EE
7 2 (1.27%) WSDL
8 1 (0.63%) COM
8 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.78%) Replication
2 35 (22.15%) Clustering
3 11 (6.96%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.16%) Smart Meter
5 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.53%) Internet of Things
5 4 (2.53%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.90%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.90%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.63%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 88 (55.70%) Linux
2 77 (48.73%) Unix
3 37 (23.42%) Windows
4 16 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (10.13%) Solaris
5 9 (5.70%) AIX
6 5 (3.16%) zOS
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.63%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (22.15%) Database Tuning
3 29 (18.35%) High Availability
4 16 (10.13%) Migration
5 13 (8.23%) Change Control
6 12 (7.59%) SOA
7 11 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.06%) Change Management
8 8 (5.06%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.43%) ETL
9 7 (4.43%) Presales
9 7 (4.43%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.80%) ERP
10 6 (3.80%) Information Security
10 6 (3.80%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (3.80%) Patch Management
10 6 (3.80%) Project Management
10 6 (3.80%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.16%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (47.47%) Shell Script
2 67 (42.41%) SQL
3 53 (33.54%) PL/SQL
4 17 (10.76%) Java
5 6 (3.80%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.80%) Korn
6 5 (3.16%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.53%) Python
8 3 (1.90%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.90%) PHP
9 2 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (22.15%) Oracle Certification
1 35 (22.15%) Security Cleared
2 34 (21.52%) SC Cleared
3 30 (18.99%) OCP
4 3 (1.90%) Degree
5 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
1 2 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 106 (67.09%) Oracle RAC
2 34 (21.52%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.16%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 89 (56.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (13.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle Flashback
4 5 (3.16%) Nagios
5 2 (1.27%) OpenView
5 2 (1.27%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.63%) Ansible
6 1 (0.63%) Foglight
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (10.13%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.23%) VMware
4 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.80%) HP
5 6 (3.80%) Informatica
6 5 (3.16%) EMC
6 5 (3.16%) Pega
7 4 (2.53%) Endeca
8 3 (1.90%) Cisco
8 3 (1.90%) Dell
8 3 (1.90%) F5
8 3 (1.90%) NetApp
8 3 (1.90%) Splunk
9 2 (1.27%) Sun
9 2 (1.27%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.27%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.63%) IBM
10 1 (0.63%) SAP
10 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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