Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 29 May 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 149 228 247
Rank change year-on-year +79 +19 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 6 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.078% 0.072%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.26% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £550 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +13.11% -2.75%
Central London median daily rate £500 £550 £498
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Data Guard is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 476 1,160 947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.57% 18.03% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 903 754
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £338
90th Percentile £675 £686 £655
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 21
Median hourly rate £13.26 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.87% +10.53% -8.07%
10th Percentile £12.42 £16.22 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £35.25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -27.38% +5.00% -10.45%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Guard as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the City of London

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Guard in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Data Guard in the City of London

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Guard in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Guard in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data Guard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Confluence
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (33.33%) Microservices
1 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (33.33%) Strategic Roadmap
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) HP