The first table below looks at the demand for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing OCP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 44 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.44% 12.09% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 18
Average daily rate £375 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £105.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
OCP
East Midlands

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OCP across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) POSIX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) Database Security
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) HP

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DBA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) POSIX
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HP