The table below looks at the statistics for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 106
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.13%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
150 187 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.32% 7.16% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 79 89
Median daily rate £460 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 29
Median hourly rate £17.74 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.46% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £10.25 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £13.79 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.66% +25.55%

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Guard
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (75.00%) OCP
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle BI EE
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) OCP
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle