The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
OCP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 124 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.88% 9.97% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 58 45
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £135 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Samba
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (33.33%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) Samba
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds