The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 194 220 210
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 5 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.097% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 0.67% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £319 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 -
Oracle Certification
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
888 1051 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 14.60% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 729 704
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.60 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.02% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.79 £48.00 £35.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Certification
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 Oracle Certification across the City of London region.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (62.50%) General Ledger
2 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) General Ledger
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) Servlets
1 1 (12.50%) Struts
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
4 2 (25.00%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ETRM
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) OCP
2 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) OCPJP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft