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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 105 99 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 7 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.85% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.70% 7.47% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Average daily rate
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£415 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.36%
Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
149 241 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.43% 11.35% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 139 80
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £10.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +117.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.80 £9.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.78 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -3 7 £415 +18.57% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Data Guard
England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (33.33%) Solaris
7 8 (33.33%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) Firmware
11 3 (12.50%) CommVault
11 3 (12.50%) Replication
11 3 (12.50%) HPUX
11 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (8.33%) Retail
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
12 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (8.33%) MySQL
12 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
13 1 (4.17%) Perforce

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (79.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) DBA
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Senior DBA
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Architect
3 1 (4.17%) Administrator
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Firmware
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) UNIX
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (12.50%) HPUX
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) Security Management
3 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle RAC
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView
1 1 (4.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) CommVault
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Perforce
3 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.17%) HP