The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Data Guard skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Guard over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Data Guard
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 124 117
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.055% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.37% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +39.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £408
% change year-on-year +7.14% -14.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Data Guard is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 153 267 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 8.37% 11.21% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 225 146
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £259 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 12
Median hourly rate £12.00 £24.53 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.08% +22.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +66.66%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in Berkshire

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Berkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Bracknell - 1 - -
Data Guard
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Database Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion