The first table below looks at the demand for OCA in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Hampshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OCA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
820 550 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.54% 32.30% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 332 305
Average daily rate £350 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 36
Average hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
OCA
South East

OCA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

OCA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OCA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OCA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OCA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hook - - - -
OCA
South East

OCA
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OCA 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 OCA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

OCA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OCA 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 OCA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle