The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 30 April 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
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 394 407 392
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 10 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 1.03% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 31
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £372 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £589 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +18.33% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.63 -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2213 2422 1875
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.94% 10.51% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1737 1304
Median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 40
Median hourly rate £41.75 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.73% -2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.75 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Guard in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Guard in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
City of London -16 3 £500 +8.10%
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 24 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 18 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (56.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 15 (50.00%) SQL
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
8 11 (36.67%) Unix
8 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 10 (33.33%) Finance
10 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
10 8 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (20.00%) ETL
11 6 (20.00%) Migration
12 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
13 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
13 4 (13.33%) High Availability
13 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (13.33%) Big Data
13 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
13 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (26.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 18 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (13.33%) Big Data
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) DBA
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (20.00%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Database Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Database Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Database Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Streams
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) SUSE
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) AIX
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ETL
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) Data Transformation
3 4 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) SOA
3 4 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (10.00%) Database Security
4 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) E-business
5 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (13.33%) Ansible
4 3 (10.00%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) WorldPay
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
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