The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Data Guard
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 108 -
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.10% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 134 169 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.82% 8.74% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 109 84
Median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £340 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in West Yorkshire

Data Guard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) OCP
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM

Data Guard
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) OCP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat