The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 574 566 552
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 47 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.092% 0.067% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.34% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 32
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £267 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £381
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 - -
Oracle Certification
UK

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
10681 9871 9924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.96% 19.49% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6763 5660 5722
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 478 508
Median hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification across the England region.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +12 16 £375 - 3
North East -29 10 £338 -
West Midlands -1 6 £442 - 1
London -28 5 £600 +44.57% 2
East of England +5 3 - -
North West -6 3 £340 +51.11%
Yorkshire +4 2 £350 - 1
East Midlands +7 1 - - 1
Oracle Certification
UK

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 71 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (73.24%) OCP
3 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
4 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (43.66%) Java
6 27 (38.03%) SQL
6 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
7 26 (36.62%) Relational Database
8 25 (35.21%) RDBMS
9 24 (33.80%) Linux
9 24 (33.80%) Oracle RAC
10 23 (32.39%) Finance
11 22 (30.99%) PL/SQL
12 21 (29.58%) Unix
12 21 (29.58%) Oracle RMAN
12 21 (29.58%) Degree
12 21 (29.58%) Test Scripting
12 21 (29.58%) SDLC
12 21 (29.58%) Data Guard
13 20 (28.17%) OCA
14 19 (26.76%) Shell Script
14 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 19 (26.76%) Integration Testing
14 19 (26.76%) OCAJ
14 19 (26.76%) Java SE
15 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
15 18 (25.35%) Web Services
16 17 (23.94%) Manufacturing
16 17 (23.94%) Java EE 5
16 17 (23.94%) Mobile App

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.49%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.86%) JBoss
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (8.45%) ColdFusion
4 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.23%) Apache
5 3 (4.23%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.82%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) LaTeX
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) Intranet
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Internet
2 3 (4.23%) LDAP
3 2 (2.82%) SAN
4 1 (1.41%) FTP
4 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (49.30%) Oracle Database
2 27 (38.03%) SQL Server
3 26 (36.62%) Relational Database
4 25 (35.21%) RDBMS
5 19 (26.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (22.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (15.49%) MySQL
7 11 (15.49%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Discoverer
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.82%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (8.45%) QUnit
2 5 (7.04%) JUnit
3 4 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.63%) JIRA
4 3 (4.23%) Checkstyle
4 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.23%) FindBugs
4 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) VisualVM
5 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
5 2 (2.82%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.82%) Gradle
5 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.82%) PVCS
5 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 2 (2.82%) Toad
6 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 17 (23.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 29 (40.85%) DBA
3 26 (36.62%) Oracle DBA
4 21 (29.58%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Administrator
6 6 (8.45%) Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Database Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Applications Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared DBA
9 3 (4.23%) Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.82%) Middleware Architect
10 2 (2.82%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 2 (2.82%) PostgreSQL DBA
10 2 (2.82%) SOA Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) Java SE
2 18 (25.35%) Web Services
3 17 (23.94%) Java EE
3 17 (23.94%) Java EE 5
4 12 (16.90%) XML
5 10 (14.08%) HTML
6 6 (8.45%) Ember.js
6 6 (8.45%) Handlebars
6 6 (8.45%) jQuery
6 6 (8.45%) XSLT
7 5 (7.04%) .NET
7 5 (7.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (7.04%) Spring
8 4 (5.63%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (5.63%) Apache Camel
9 3 (4.23%) Castor
9 3 (4.23%) COM+
9 3 (4.23%) Middleware
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (4.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.49%) Clustering
2 11 (15.49%) Replication
3 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.23%) DataPower
5 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.82%) Psychology
6 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Linux
2 21 (29.58%) Unix
3 16 (22.54%) Windows
4 8 (11.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.04%) AIX
6 4 (5.63%) Solaris
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (29.58%) SDLC
2 21 (29.58%) Test Scripting
3 19 (26.76%) Integration Testing
4 15 (21.13%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.68%) Database Tuning
6 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
8 5 (7.04%) Change Control
8 5 (7.04%) High Availability
9 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.63%) Migration
9 4 (5.63%) Scrum
9 4 (5.63%) SOA
9 4 (5.63%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.23%) Change Management
10 3 (4.23%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) Java
2 27 (38.03%) SQL
3 22 (30.99%) PL/SQL
4 19 (26.76%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.45%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.63%) Python
7 3 (4.23%) Korn
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.82%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 52 (73.24%) OCP
2 21 (29.58%) Degree
3 20 (28.17%) OCA
4 19 (26.76%) OCAJ
5 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
6 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.82%) MCP
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.82%) SAP Certification
9 1 (1.41%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (33.80%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) Data Guard
1 21 (29.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (4.23%) Opsview
4 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (9.86%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.23%) IBM
4 3 (4.23%) Informatica
4 3 (4.23%) Software AG
4 3 (4.23%) Splunk
4 3 (4.23%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.23%) webMethods
5 2 (2.82%) F5
5 2 (2.82%) HP
5 2 (2.82%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.41%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards