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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 408 387 389
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 3 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.086% 0.083%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.078% 0.51% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 13
Average daily rate £403 £530 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.05% +29.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £328 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £548 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £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
3859 3554 3709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.25% 17.06% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2617 2383 2330
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 79
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) OCP
5 7 (53.85%) Unix
6 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (38.46%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (38.46%) Clustering
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) High Availability
9 3 (23.08%) Change Control
9 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
9 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) MySQL
9 3 (23.08%) Perl
9 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
9 3 (23.08%) Banking
9 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (23.08%) VMware
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Quality Management

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle Database
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.69%) Informix
6 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware Architect
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Unix DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) High Availability
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) OCP
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) OCA
3 1 (7.69%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Greenplum
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) Sybase