Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 210 239
Rank change year-on-year +19 +29 -45
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 8 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 1.99% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 2
North West median daily rate £413 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £309 £271 £363
90th Percentile £441 £463 £388
England median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West 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 West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 587 654 698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.39% 9.58% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 400 382
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.22% +19.11%
10th Percentile £258 £187 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £526
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 30
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £19.62 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.14% +63.46% -35.14%
10th Percentile £11.11 £12.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.30 £43.00 £35.25
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the North West

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in the North West

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Guard in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Guard in the North West

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Guard in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in the North West

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cheshire +12 3 £280 -24.32%
Manchester +15 2 £418 +39.17%
Lancashire +13 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £425 -
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) AIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
5 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
6 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (25.00%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) Siebel

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (12.50%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Internal Audit
2 3 (37.50%) Matrix Management
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
4 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel