The first table below looks at the demand for Data Guard skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 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 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 106 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 17 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.68% 0.049% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.80% 0.63% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 5
Average daily rate £400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £55.00
Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
218 159 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.69% 7.82% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 96 122
Average daily rate £300 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £25.75 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.85% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £10.65 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Guard across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Data Guard Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Guard Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 9 £388 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £400 - 1
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 29 (100.00%) Oracle
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (75.86%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (68.97%) Linux
5 19 (65.52%) Oracle RMAN
6 15 (51.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (48.28%) UNIX
7 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (34.48%) Solaris
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
10 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Replication
12 4 (13.79%) HPUX
12 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
12 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
12 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
13 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (10.34%) Security Management
13 3 (10.34%) Banking
14 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
14 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
14 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
14 2 (6.90%) Veritas
14 2 (6.90%) HP
14 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (6.90%) MySQL
14 2 (6.90%) SQL Server

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (82.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (51.72%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Toad
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Private Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Front Office
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) DBA
1 28 (96.55%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.24%) Senior DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Equities
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) UNIX
3 10 (34.48%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) HPUX
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.34%) Security Management
2 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) PL/SQL
3 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (65.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (3.45%) Control-M
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.45%) Sun