The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.42% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
75 68 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.69% 18.48% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 38
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £210 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 30
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
OCP
Cambridgeshire

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OCP across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing OCP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OCP.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing OCP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) VMware