The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCP 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.55% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - -
OCP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
128 173 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.11% 23.13% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 109 40
Average daily rate £350 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £535 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +120.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £21.20 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £41.60 £95.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

OCP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford - 9 £369 -
OCP
South East

OCP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Replication
2 8 (88.89%) Clustering
3 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
3 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Castor
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) CRM

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (66.67%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Castor
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Clustering
1 8 (88.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Shell Script
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle