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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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 181 156 150
Rank change year-on-year -25 -6 +84
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 6 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.035% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.78% 0.26% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
10th Percentile £513 - £460
25th Percentile £531 £478 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £505 £500
Median % change year-on-year +13.97% +0.90% -9.09%
75th Percentile £611 £531 -
90th Percentile £625 - -
Central London median daily rate £575 £505 £475
% change year-on-year +13.97% +6.21% -13.64%

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 770 391 494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.18% 13.71% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 302 371
10th Percentile £413 £381 £363
25th Percentile £508 £463 £455
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
75th Percentile £700 £638 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £580 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
10th Percentile £27.20 - -
25th Percentile £30.13 - £12.42
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.08
Median % change year-on-year - - -37.74%
75th Percentile £56.88 - £13.93
90th Percentile £70.00 - £15.95
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - £13.26
% change year-on-year - - -36.87%

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 21 May 2022, 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (16.67%) Actifio
5 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
5 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Bash

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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) FLEXCUBE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DBA
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Commercial Awareness
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) CI/CD
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Bash
3 1 (16.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Actifio
2 1 (16.67%) Murex
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase