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 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 113 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 26 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% - 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.06% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.04% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
Data Guard
England

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
287 132 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.47% 5.67% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 79 68
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +77.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £28.20 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +9.09%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Solihull - 23 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 27 (93.10%) Oracle RAC
3 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (86.21%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (82.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 24 (82.76%) Oracle EBS
5 23 (79.31%) Oracle Applications
5 23 (79.31%) Oracle Discoverer
5 23 (79.31%) Shell Script
5 23 (79.31%) Oracle 11i
5 23 (79.31%) WebLogic
5 23 (79.31%) Unix
5 23 (79.31%) Windows
5 23 (79.31%) Linux
5 23 (79.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 23 (79.31%) Database Tuning
5 23 (79.31%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
6 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
7 10 (34.48%) OCP
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle Certification
7 10 (34.48%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (20.69%) Presales
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (6.90%) Internet
11 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
11 2 (6.90%) High Availability

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 24 (82.76%) Oracle Application Server
2 23 (79.31%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (79.31%) Oracle 11i
2 23 (79.31%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (79.31%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 10g
2 25 (86.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (79.31%) Oracle Discoverer
4 10 (34.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) DBA
2 27 (93.10%) Oracle DBA
3 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared DBA
4 17 (58.62%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 7 (24.14%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) E-Business Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
1 23 (79.31%) Unix
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Performance Tuning
2 23 (79.31%) Database Tuning
3 6 (20.69%) Presales
4 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (3.45%) E-business
5 1 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) SC Cleared
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) OCP
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 27 (93.10%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (79.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
2 1 (3.45%) Netezza