Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 182 191
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 3 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.060% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.78% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Scotland median daily rate £375 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +14.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £363 £383 £323
90th Percentile £388 £451 £438
UK median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 587 512 481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.75% 11.64% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 267 247
Scotland median daily rate £413 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £250 £215 £160
90th Percentile £575 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Scotland median hourly rate £26.25 £38.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +108.11% -11.90%
10th Percentile £20.00 £14.75 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.25 £42.40 £28.20
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -18.60% +12.98% -2.41%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Guard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in Scotland

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Scotland

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in Scotland

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Edinburgh -19 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Streams
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Data Capture
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Flashback
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft