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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certification
Rank 151 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.064% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.49% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £381 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.31% -10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
811 621 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.78% 19.90% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 301 198
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £216 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 35
Average hourly rate £37.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.80 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £34.70 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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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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
Manchester - 3 £225 -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VBA
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VBA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec