The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.00 -

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 Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 26 40 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 8.31% 9.80% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 4
Median daily rate £399 £488 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.20% +69.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £448 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +29.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Data Guard as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in Cambridge

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Cambridge

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (100.00%) DTS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DTS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Database Security
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) OCP
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle