The table below looks at the statistics for OCAJ in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCAJ over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Associate Java (formerly Sun Certified Java Associate (SCJA))
UK / England
Rank - 579 598
Contract jobs citing OCAJ 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.021% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.099% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £310 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £310 £451
% change year-on-year
- -31.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8730 10060 9619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.77% 21.37% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5580 6339 5592
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 388 436
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.55 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.16% +61.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

OCAJ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing OCAJ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

OCAJ Jobs Demand Trend in England

OCAJ
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OCAJ Daily Rate Trend in England