The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
England / London
Rank 396 417 409
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.009% 0.014%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.031% 0.050% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £588 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.49% +9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £310 £413
% change year-on-year
+33.06% -24.98%
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3244 3975 3636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.99% 18.54% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2753 2403
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 87
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in London

OCP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
City of London - 1 £588 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OCP 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 London region with a requirement for OCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Essbase
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (25.00%) DRM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) ERP

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveReports
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Essbase
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DBA
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (50.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) DRM
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat