Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 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
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 560 535
Rank change year-on-year -2 -25 -66
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 30 50 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.071% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 1.01% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 43
London median daily rate £456 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £300 £343 £284
90th Percentile £530 £595 £488
England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4776 4956 3828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.35% 10.93% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3422 3514 2628
London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £250
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 30 65
London median hourly rate £24.61 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.21% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £13.89 £16.13 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.22 £51.50 £38.25
England median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -18.60% +6.51% +6.24%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in London

Data Guard
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

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Guard in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Guard in London

Data Guard
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

Data Guard
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 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 5 £499 +7.84%
Croydon - 5 £544 -
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 29 (96.67%) Oracle Database
3 19 (63.33%) Oracle RAC
4 17 (56.67%) Linux
4 17 (56.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 16 (53.33%) Shell Script
6 15 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
8 13 (43.33%) Unix
9 10 (33.33%) ITIL
9 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 10 (33.33%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
11 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
12 6 (20.00%) Pacemaker
12 6 (20.00%) Packer
12 6 (20.00%) Terraform
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (20.00%) Corosync
12 6 (20.00%) Puppet
12 6 (20.00%) High Availability
12 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon ELB

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 5 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
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 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) Oracle Database
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (3.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) DBA
2 19 (63.33%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Database Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Database Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Database Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Junior DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Unix
3 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Database Security
6 2 (6.67%) Database Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) E-business
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Shell Script
2 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) Korn
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (20.00%) Corosync
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (20.00%) Pacemaker
4 6 (20.00%) Packer
4 6 (20.00%) Puppet
4 6 (20.00%) Terraform
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) NetApp
3 2 (6.67%) Informatica
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) VMware