The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 152 163 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.022% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £345
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
617 877 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 17.63% 19.58% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 509 344
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 59
Median hourly rate £26.50 £35.98 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.33% +59.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.80 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cumbria - 1 £375 -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) OCP
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Psychology
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SAP Certification
3 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) C

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Lead
2 1 (25.00%) UAT Test Lead
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) OCP
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware