Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 371 377
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 -27
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 11 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.066% 0.084% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.55% 0.73% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
South East median daily rate £400 £419 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +13.18% -13.95%
10th Percentile £340 £375 £305
90th Percentile £465 £463 £400
England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £38.00 -
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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1982 1905 1997
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.87% 11.38% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1127 1087
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £579 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 56 75
South East median hourly rate £14.25 £25.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.93% +29.38% +1.50%
10th Percentile £11.78 £12.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £46.98 £55.00 £46.75
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +1.50%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the South East

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in the South East

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in the South East

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire +13 5 £425 -2.86%
Thames Valley -6 3 £413 +10.00%
Berkshire +12 2 £375 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +1 1 £450 +20.00%
Surrey -19 1 £350 -17.65%
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
7 2 (18.18%) Solaris
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) ETL
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) GeoServer
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle 10gAS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DBA
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) OAuth2
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (18.18%) Data Transformation
2 2 (18.18%) Database Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Corosync
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (9.09%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (9.09%) Pacemaker
4 1 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) VMware