Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 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
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 542 387 488
Rank change year-on-year -155 +101 +153
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 42 14 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.080% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 18
10th Percentile £385 - £343
25th Percentile £456 £450 £418
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £463 £450
Median % change year-on-year +24.32% +2.78% -6.49%
75th Percentile £623 £491 £488
90th Percentile £638 £496 £508
England median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +8.57%

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 6,758 3,002 4,557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.01% 17.20% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,139 2,227 3,377
10th Percentile £422 £363 £300
25th Percentile £500 £437 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +11.43% -4.55% +0.58%
75th Percentile £680 £601 £631
90th Percentile £750 £700 £700
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 42
10th Percentile £18.43 £12.50 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.03 £12.76 £12.52
Median hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.78% +12.50% +1.27%
75th Percentile £62.56 £35.14 £26.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £68.00 £47.25
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +31.43% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Guard in London over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram 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 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -54 7 £598 - 1
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (97.62%) Oracle Database
3 28 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 28 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (64.29%) Linux
5 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
5 25 (59.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 24 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (54.76%) SQL
8 20 (47.62%) PL/SQL
8 20 (47.62%) Replication
9 17 (40.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 16 (38.10%) Finance
10 16 (38.10%) Banking
10 16 (38.10%) Windows
11 15 (35.71%) MySQL
11 15 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 14 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (30.95%) Oracle Exadata
13 13 (30.95%) High Availability
14 12 (28.57%) Solaris
14 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (26.19%) Social Skills
16 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (23.81%) Clustering
16 10 (23.81%) Sybase
16 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
17 9 (21.43%) Kerberos

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 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.90%) Confluence
3 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) GitHub
2 5 (11.90%) AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) GCP
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Nutanix
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Rubrik
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.76%) InfiniBand
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (97.62%) Oracle Database
2 28 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 25 (59.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (35.71%) MySQL
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle Exadata
6 12 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 11 (26.19%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
9 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
9 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 6 (14.29%) MariaDB
11 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (7.14%) Big Data
12 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
13 2 (4.76%) Oracle OWB
14 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (2.38%) Sybase ASE
14 1 (2.38%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Subversion
1 8 (19.05%) TeamCity
2 5 (11.90%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Serena SBM
5 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 16 (38.10%) Banking
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Social Skills
3 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (2.38%) International Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (80.95%) DBA
1 34 (80.95%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
3 3 (7.14%) Senior DBA
3 3 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 3 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared DBA
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (2.38%) Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Database Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Support
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (2.38%) SQL DBA
5 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 8 (19.05%) LDAP
3 7 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (4.76%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Replication
2 10 (23.81%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Linux
2 24 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 12 (28.57%) Solaris
5 7 (16.67%) Unix
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (30.95%) High Availability
3 10 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (19.05%) Data Security
4 8 (19.05%) Database Security
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
5 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (16.67%) Storage Management
6 6 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (11.90%) Database Tuning
7 5 (11.90%) Project Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 4 (9.52%) Log Analytics
8 4 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (9.52%) Strategic Roadmap
8 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (4.76%) Bash
6 2 (4.76%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) C
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) Korn
7 1 (2.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (11.90%) OCP
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) GDPR
2 8 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (4.76%) Control-M
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) QRadar
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (59.52%) Red Hat
3 10 (23.81%) Sybase
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) EMC
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) Hyperion
7 2 (4.76%) Murex
7 2 (4.76%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) BMC
8 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.38%) Delphix
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Qualys
8 1 (2.38%) Serena
8 1 (2.38%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) Sun
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas