Period
to 11 November 2019

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 11 November 2019 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
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 210 250 253
Rank change year-on-year +40 +3 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 14 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.43% 0.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
City of London median daily rate £475 £525 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.53% +28.39%
10th Percentile £425 £480 £486
90th Percentile £500 £570 £509
Central London median daily rate £475 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 980 1,142 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.78% 16.55% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 921 651
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £345 £306 £320
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 28 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -15.96% -19.09%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.75
90th Percentile £50.31 £25.50 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in the City of London

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 November 2019, 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (78.57%) Banking
3 11 (78.57%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (50.00%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (42.86%) Perl
5 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 6 (42.86%) OCP
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (35.71%) OCA
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) Sybase
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2017
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

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 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2017
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
7 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) DBA
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Senior DBA
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Security
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Architectural Design
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Product Roadmap
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) AWK
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) OCP
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (35.71%) OCA
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) KVM
2 1 (7.14%) RHEV
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) VMware