The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 77 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 6.56% 14.10% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 57 5
Median daily rate £500 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in South Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
Data Guard
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat