Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 22 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 West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 200 213
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.053% 0.052% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.68% 0.58% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
South West median daily rate £600 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -4.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £575 £360 £336
90th Percentile £625 £412 £411
England median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -7.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South 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 South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 444 520 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.83% 9.06% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 347 266
South West median daily rate £402 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% - -
10th Percentile £213 £250 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £539
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 22
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.88% +56.32% -5.95%
10th Percentile £17.46 £25.04 £17.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £82.38 £49.34
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.74% +2.50% +0.45%

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Guard in the South West

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in the South West

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in the South West

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Gloucestershire +19 2 £600 +66.67%
Dorset +4 1 - -
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) VLDB
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Senior DBA
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle