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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 392 374 398
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 20 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.069% 0.089%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.45% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 8
Average daily rate £404 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £335 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
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
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 18 April 2014.

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
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 18 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
City of London -13 4 £417 +4.31% 2
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (87.18%) OCP
2 29 (74.36%) Oracle
3 26 (66.67%) Oracle Database
4 25 (64.10%) UNIX
5 24 (61.54%) Linux
6 20 (51.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
7 19 (48.72%) Solaris
8 17 (43.59%) Data Guard
8 17 (43.59%) Oracle RAC
8 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (41.03%) Clustering
9 16 (41.03%) OCA
10 15 (38.46%) HP
10 15 (38.46%) EMC
10 15 (38.46%) Sun
10 15 (38.46%) SAN
10 15 (38.46%) Veritas
10 15 (38.46%) Perl
10 15 (38.46%) SQL
11 14 (35.90%) ITIL
12 13 (33.33%) HPUX
12 13 (33.33%) NAS
13 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
13 12 (30.77%) F5
13 12 (30.77%) Windows
13 12 (30.77%) Cisco
13 12 (30.77%) VMware

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 13 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (5.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 20 (51.28%) Oracle Database 10g
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (7.69%) MySQL
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.13%) DataStage
9 2 (5.13%) VLDB
9 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.56%) SQLPlus
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Maven
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) ClearCase
2 2 (5.13%) Ant
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) DBA
2 19 (48.72%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (17.95%) UNIX Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Senior DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior SQL DBA
5 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (7.69%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.13%) Database Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Spring
1 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 3 (7.69%) J2EE
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) JSP
2 2 (5.13%) Servlets
2 2 (5.13%) Struts
2 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) JAXB
3 1 (2.56%) Java EE 5
3 1 (2.56%) JPA
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) Java EE
3 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.56%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Clustering
2 12 (30.77%) CLARiiON
3 4 (10.26%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
5 1 (2.56%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) UNIX
2 24 (61.54%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) Solaris
4 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (33.33%) HPUX
6 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) VMS
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 11 (28.21%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (17.95%) Service Management
6 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.82%) Migration
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.69%) Scrum
9 3 (7.69%) UML
9 3 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (7.69%) System Testing
9 3 (7.69%) High Availability
9 3 (7.69%) Database Tuning
10 2 (5.13%) Database Security
10 2 (5.13%) Change Data Capture
10 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Perl
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) OCP
2 16 (41.03%) OCA
3 10 (25.64%) Sun Certification
4 5 (12.82%) MCSA
4 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.82%) MCITP
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) OCPJP
7 1 (2.56%) RHCE
7 1 (2.56%) IBM Certification
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 10 (25.64%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (25.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (43.59%) Data Guard
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Legato
3 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Statspack
4 2 (5.13%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Oracle
2 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
3 15 (38.46%) HP
3 15 (38.46%) EMC
3 15 (38.46%) Sun
3 15 (38.46%) Veritas
4 12 (30.77%) F5
4 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 12 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.13%) Cognos
7 1 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (2.56%) JBoss
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