Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 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
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 390 558 600
Rank change year-on-year +168 +42 -46
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 23 31 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.077% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 0.48% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 27
Median daily rate £470 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £450 £369 £317
90th Percentile £514 £600 £504
England median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
England median hourly rate - - £41.00

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 3,051 6,520 6,268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.06% 16.15% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,144 4,637 4,621
Median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £313
90th Percentile £688 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £498
% change year-on-year - +0.50% +7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 89 80
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £12.42 £15.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £45.89 £51.12 £64.13
Median hourly rate £22.55 £19.50 £18.61
% change year-on-year +15.62% +4.81% -11.40%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in London

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Guard in London.

Daily rate trend for Data Guard in London

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Guard in London.

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 1 June 2020. 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
Central London +111 7 £500 -9.09%
East London - 1 £450 -
South London - 1 £508 -
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (78.26%) Oracle RAC
3 16 (69.57%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (56.52%) Java
5 13 (56.52%) Replication
6 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
6 12 (52.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 11 (47.83%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (47.83%) AWS
8 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
8 10 (43.48%) Finance
8 10 (43.48%) Middleware
8 10 (43.48%) High Availability
9 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
9 9 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
9 9 (39.13%) JIRA
9 9 (39.13%) Confluence
9 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
10 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (34.78%) REST
10 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
10 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 20000

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 12 (52.17%) WebLogic
2 9 (39.13%) Confluence
3 8 (34.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (39.13%) NoSQL
3 9 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
6 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
7 4 (17.39%) MySQL
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (4.35%) Big Data
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
2 8 (34.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) Serena SBM
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) DBA
2 14 (60.87%) Oracle DBA
3 5 (21.74%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Database Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared DBA
7 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Reliability Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 10 (43.48%) Middleware
3 8 (34.78%) REST
3 8 (34.78%) Spring
3 8 (34.78%) Spring Boot
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Replication
2 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (21.74%) Private Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Clustering
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Solaris
3 6 (26.09%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) High Availability
2 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
3 8 (34.78%) Logical Data Model
3 8 (34.78%) Microservices
3 8 (34.78%) Physical Data Model
3 8 (34.78%) Strategic Roadmap
4 7 (30.43%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (26.09%) Project Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Data Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) Database Tuning
7 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure as Code
8 2 (8.70%) Availability Management
8 2 (8.70%) Service-Level Objective
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
5 5 (21.74%) Perl
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 4 (17.39%) Ruby
6 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) OCA
2 1 (4.35%) OCP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (17.39%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Cygwin
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (34.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
4 3 (13.04%) Ansible
4 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (13.04%) Puppet
5 2 (8.70%) Control-M
5 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.70%) Terraform
6 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (4.35%) QRadar
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (21.74%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Sybase
5 2 (8.70%) BMC
5 2 (8.70%) CA
5 2 (8.70%) Hitachi
5 2 (8.70%) SaltStack
5 2 (8.70%) Sony
6 1 (4.35%) CyberArk
6 1 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Informatica
6 1 (4.35%) Qualys
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Serena
6 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) Splunk
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) VocaLink