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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 163 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.031% - 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £306
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
471 525 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 15.14% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 393 677
Median daily rate £450 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +7.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 14
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +46.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.10 £17.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year
- +50.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Database Security
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (80.00%) Database Security
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle