The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 28 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.

Oracle Data Guard
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 96 -
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 98 131 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 9.66% 9.07% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 89 71
Median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) OCP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) OCP
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat