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 3 months to 28 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.

Oracle Data Guard
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 - 117
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.057% - 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.49% - 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.50% +6.66%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 203 223 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.56% 8.60% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 130 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £244 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £9.62
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
Data Guard
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Kafka
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Flume
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) logstash
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) AppDynamics
3 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) HTTPS

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Kafka
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (83.33%) logstash
3 4 (66.67%) Ansible
3 4 (66.67%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (66.67%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) AppDynamics
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas