The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 427 412 412
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.026% 0.040% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Average daily rate £478 £415 £417
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £408 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £443 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £21.00
Oracle Certification
England

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
3900 3621 3856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.95% 16.16% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2756 2334 2594
Average daily rate £450 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 87 116
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) OCP
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) High Availability
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
6 2 (25.00%) F5
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) DBA
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware Architect
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) DBA Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Middleware Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Database Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) OCP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) VMware