The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
Rank 59 49 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.47% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.17% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
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 Essex with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 48 23 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 11.35% 5.13% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 12
Median daily rate £531 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +93.09% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £177 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £428 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +87.23%  
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Essex

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in Essex

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Data Guard
East of England

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
3 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (33.33%) Taleo
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) OpenView
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Database Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) OBIEE Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft