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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 544 564 422
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -142
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 103 72 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.85% 1.57% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 127
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £321 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
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
5568 4585 4299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.02% 8.21% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3511 2784 2471
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
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 134 198 158
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -7.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £37.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -16.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +16 96 £376 -16.55% 10
South East +14 32 £375 -16.66% 3
London -24 25 £475 +5.55% 1
West Midlands +3 15 £400 +6.66% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £363 -
Oxford - 11 £363 -
Solihull - 10 - - 1
City of London +29 9 £463 +2.77% 1
East of England +16 9 £350 -1.40% 2
Hampshire +5 9 £345 -23.33% 1
Essex - 7 £330 -
Berkshire +11 5 £450 +47.54% 1
East Sussex - 5 £400 -
Yorkshire - 5 £300 - 1
Reading - 5 £450 - 1
Brentwood - 5 £310 -
Leeds - 5 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £300 - 1
Manchester - 4 - -
North West - 4 - -
Cheltenham +12 3 £304 -19.00%
East Midlands +10 3 - -
Gloucestershire +4 3 £304 -19.00%
South West +3 3 £304 -19.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -1 3 - -
Winchester - 3 £345 -
Brighton - 3 £300 -
Nottingham +4 2 - -
Glasgow +3 2 - -
Coventry -6 2 £400 +6.73% 1

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 162 (100.00%) Oracle
2 148 (91.36%) Oracle Database
3 110 (67.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 103 (63.58%) Oracle RAC
5 90 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 81 (50.00%) Linux
7 72 (44.44%) SQL
8 70 (43.21%) Performance Tuning
9 68 (41.98%) Shell Script
10 60 (37.04%) Unix
11 54 (33.33%) PL/SQL
12 51 (31.48%) Oracle Database 12c
13 46 (28.40%) Replication
14 45 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
15 39 (24.07%) Clustering
16 37 (22.84%) High Availability
16 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
17 31 (19.14%) WebLogic
17 31 (19.14%) Oracle EBS
18 29 (17.90%) Finance
18 29 (17.90%) Oracle Applications
18 29 (17.90%) Oracle EBS R12
19 28 (17.28%) Security Cleared
20 26 (16.05%) Oracle Certification
20 26 (16.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
21 25 (15.43%) MySQL
21 25 (15.43%) Windows
22 23 (14.20%) OCP
22 23 (14.20%) SC Cleared
22 23 (14.20%) Database Tuning

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 31 (19.14%) WebLogic
2 22 (13.58%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.23%) JBoss
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) ArcIMS
6 1 (0.62%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.62%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (19.14%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (17.90%) Oracle Applications
2 29 (17.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (10.49%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (4.32%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) SAN
2 6 (3.70%) Internet
2 6 (3.70%) Network Security
3 5 (3.09%) Firewall
4 3 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.62%) HTTP
5 1 (0.62%) InfiniBand
5 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (91.36%) Oracle Database
2 90 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 51 (31.48%) Oracle Database 12c
4 45 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 37 (22.84%) SQL Server
6 25 (15.43%) MySQL
7 18 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 14 (8.64%) NoSQL
8 14 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (8.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (6.79%) RDBMS
11 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
11 11 (6.79%) Sybase ASE
12 10 (6.17%) DB2
12 10 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (5.56%) MongoDB
14 8 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (4.32%) Oracle Exadata
16 6 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.62%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (17.90%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Banking
3 7 (4.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.70%) Games
5 5 (3.09%) Automotive
6 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Advertising
7 2 (1.23%) French Language
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 153 (94.44%) DBA
2 131 (80.86%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (28.40%) Administrator
4 17 (10.49%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 16 (9.88%) SC Cleared DBA
6 15 (9.26%) Sybase DBA
7 12 (7.41%) Senior DBA
7 12 (7.41%) SQL DBA
8 8 (4.94%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.09%) Consultant
9 5 (3.09%) Oracle Production DBA
9 5 (3.09%) Production DBA
10 4 (2.47%) Developer
10 4 (2.47%) E-Business Administrator
10 4 (2.47%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (2.47%) Senior Sybase DBA
11 3 (1.85%) Architect
11 3 (1.85%) Linux Support
11 3 (1.85%) MySQL DBA
11 3 (1.85%) Sybase Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 11 (6.79%) Middleware
3 5 (3.09%) Oracle Streams
4 4 (2.47%) .NET
4 4 (2.47%) Castor
4 4 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.85%) POSIX
6 2 (1.23%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.23%) WSDL
6 2 (1.23%) XML
7 1 (0.62%) COM
7 1 (0.62%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.62%) XSD
7 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (28.40%) Replication
2 39 (24.07%) Clustering
3 12 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 10 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.62%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.62%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.62%) Online Games
8 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 81 (50.00%) Linux
2 60 (37.04%) Unix
3 25 (15.43%) Windows
4 21 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (12.35%) Solaris
6 12 (7.41%) AIX
7 5 (3.09%) zOS
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (43.21%) Performance Tuning
2 37 (22.84%) High Availability
3 23 (14.20%) Database Tuning
4 19 (11.73%) Migration
5 18 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.64%) Change Management
7 13 (8.02%) Change Control
8 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (6.79%) ITIL
8 11 (6.79%) SOA
9 10 (6.17%) Information Security
10 9 (5.56%) Capacity Management
10 9 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 9 (5.56%) ETL
11 8 (4.94%) Incident Management
12 7 (4.32%) Data Migration
12 7 (4.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (3.70%) ERP
13 6 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
14 5 (3.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 72 (44.44%) SQL
2 68 (41.98%) Shell Script
3 54 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.32%) Java
6 4 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.85%) PHP
8 2 (1.23%) Korn
8 2 (1.23%) Python
9 1 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (17.28%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.05%) Oracle Certification
3 23 (14.20%) OCP
3 23 (14.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.23%) Degree
4 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) QA
1 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (63.58%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.09%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.62%) Corosync
4 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 110 (67.90%) Oracle RMAN
2 22 (13.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (3.09%) Nagios
4 4 (2.47%) Foglight
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (1.23%) OpenView
6 2 (1.23%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.62%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.62%) Puppet
7 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 162 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (13.58%) Red Hat
3 19 (11.73%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.26%) Sybase
5 8 (4.94%) VMware
6 7 (4.32%) SAP
7 6 (3.70%) EMC
8 5 (3.09%) Informatica
8 5 (3.09%) Pega
9 4 (2.47%) Imperva
10 3 (1.85%) Cisco
10 3 (1.85%) Dell
10 3 (1.85%) Endeca
10 3 (1.85%) F5
10 3 (1.85%) NetApp
10 3 (1.85%) Splunk
11 2 (1.23%) HP
11 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.62%) Sun
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