The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 103 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.47% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
144 86 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.99% 6.49% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 49 98
Average daily rate £300 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -32.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.10 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £22.50 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Data Guard
Yorkshire

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 3 £369 - 1
Bradford - 2 £418 - 2
Data Guard
Yorkshire

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (22.22%) Security Management
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Data Guard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Guard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat