The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 155 189 213
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +24
Contract jobs citing OCP 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.074% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.77% 0.51% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £438 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £420 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £446 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
OCP
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
521 783 1126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.75% 14.46% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 600 821
Median daily rate £450 £426 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 15
Median hourly rate £21.78 £22.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.16 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing OCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OCP across the City of London region.

OCP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OCP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OCP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

OCP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OCP 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 City of London region with a requirement for OCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) DBA
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Database Security
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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