The first table below looks at the demand for OCA in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCA over the 3 months to 18 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 Somerset 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Associate (OCA)
Rank - 41 -
Contract jobs citing OCA 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.95% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
257 65 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 60.47% 31.71% 41.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 20 34
Average daily rate £338 £285 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -21.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £320 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £13.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
OCA
South West