The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 192 221 219
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.014% 0.051%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.095% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£435 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.69% -21.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -7.14%
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
925 1052 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.22% 14.93% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 728 649
Average daily rate £420 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 62 39
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.58% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £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%
Oracle Certification
London

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 14 July 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) OCP
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
3 1 (20.00%) VMS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ETRM
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) OCP
2 2 (40.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Certification
3 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) OCA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Legato
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP