The first table below looks at the demand for OCPJP 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 OCPJP over the 3 months to 23 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 City of London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 195 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCPJP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £500 £273
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +83.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
915 1083 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.79% 15.23% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 745 667
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 61 38
Average hourly rate £18.10 £23.75 £17.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.78% +32.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £51.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
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OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OCPJP
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 OCPJP across the City of London region.

OCPJP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

OCPJP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP.

1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

OCPJP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) Servlets
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) JSTL
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle