The table below looks at the statistics for OCAJ in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCAJ over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Associate Java (formerly Sun Certified Java Associate (SCJA))
Rank - 157 -
Contract jobs citing OCAJ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
724 803 578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.54% 21.26% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 422 288
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 62 49
Median hourly rate £42.73 £30.52 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +45.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £56.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

OCAJ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

OCAJ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

OCAJ Daily Rate Trend in the North West