The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 138 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Guard 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.070% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.54% 0.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 184 286 175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.67% 9.95% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 194 101
Median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
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 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Data Guard
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Guard in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Guard in Yorkshire

Data Guard
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Data Guard
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Guard.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (33.33%) OCP
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Data Guard
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) OCP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat