The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 400 390 393
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 11 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.099% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% 0.68% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 13
Average daily rate
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£430 £385 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.68% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3745 3537 3724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.86% 14.59% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2411 2157 2220
Average daily rate £425 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 126 138
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.65 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Oracle Certification
England

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
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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 1 - -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database
3 19 (73.08%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (69.23%) OCP
5 17 (65.38%) Linux
6 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (57.69%) SQL
7 15 (57.69%) Data Guard
8 13 (50.00%) ITIL
9 11 (42.31%) Windows
9 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
9 11 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (38.46%) UNIX
11 9 (34.62%) Replication
11 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (30.77%) Service Management
12 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
13 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
13 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (26.92%) MCITP
13 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (23.08%) Degree
14 6 (23.08%) Finance
14 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (26.92%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle Database
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (42.31%) SQL Server
4 10 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (15.38%) VLDB
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (11.54%) MySQL
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (7.69%) DataStage
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
11 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) Hudson
1 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Toad
2 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) DBA
2 14 (53.85%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (23.08%) SQL DBA
4 5 (19.23%) Senior DBA
5 4 (15.38%) Administrator
6 3 (11.54%) Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (11.54%) Senior SQL DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Database Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Streams
2 3 (11.54%) XML
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) JSP
3 2 (7.69%) Servlets
3 2 (7.69%) Struts
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.85%) Apache CXF
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Replication
2 5 (19.23%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
6 1 (3.85%) DTV
6 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
6 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (30.77%) Service Management
4 8 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Database Tuning
6 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) System Testing
7 3 (11.54%) High Availability
8 2 (7.69%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) Data Management
8 2 (7.69%) UML
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) OO
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) OCP
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCITP
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) IBM Certification
5 3 (11.54%) OCA
6 2 (7.69%) Sun Certification
6 2 (7.69%) OCPJP
6 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (42.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Data Guard
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Statspack
2 4 (15.38%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Legato
3 3 (11.54%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 2 (7.69%) Cognos
7 1 (3.85%) SAP
7 1 (3.85%) JBoss
7 1 (3.85%) Hyperion