The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 28
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 3.25% 1.36%
As % of the Systems Management category - 36.36% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £300 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.32%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +5.17% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.63 -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4 11 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 5.41% 8.94% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 23
Median daily rate £425 £300 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -28.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Cheltenham