The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
North West / Manchester
Rank - - 97
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - - 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +15.26% +1.33%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 122 110 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 9.31% 6.13% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 56 54
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £190.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.57% +1166.66%  
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Manchester

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Software Licensing
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Licensing
2 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (80.00%) Ingres
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (80.00%) Ingres
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Database Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat