Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 20 November 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 > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 154 118
Rank change year-on-year +67 -36 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 15 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.23% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.18% 2.04% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
North East median daily rate £300 £460 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% +39.39% +60.98%
10th Percentile £282 £265 £310
90th Percentile £373 £470 £475
England median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year +8.97% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 209 490 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.15% 18.19% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 335 109
North East median daily rate £350 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -3.85% -6.47%
10th Percentile £261 £217 £228
90th Percentile £550 £456 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 23
North East median hourly rate £32.25 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.18% +9.80% -15.00%
10th Percentile £8.73 £24.85 £14.21
90th Percentile £49.67 £42.30 £38.75
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the North East

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in the North East

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Tyne and Wear +72 15 £300 -34.78%
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (53.33%) Migration
4 8 (53.33%) NetBackup
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (46.67%) High Availability
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (33.33%) Sybase
7 5 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (26.67%) Middleware
8 4 (26.67%) HTTP

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (26.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (33.33%) Sybase ASE
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) DBA
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 7 (46.67%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Migration
2 7 (46.67%) High Availability
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
1 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (53.33%) NetBackup
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Sybase