The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 266 - 252
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OCP 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% - 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £375 - £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
OCP
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2394 2489 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 26.02% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1463 1174
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 86
Median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.93% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing OCP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OCP across the South East region.

OCP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OCP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 -
OCP
England

OCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OCP 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 South East region with a requirement for OCP.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database
3 14 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (81.25%) Data Guard
4 13 (81.25%) Unix
5 12 (75.00%) Linux
5 12 (75.00%) Replication
6 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
7 9 (56.25%) MySQL
7 9 (56.25%) Clustering
8 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
8 7 (43.75%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (25.00%) Castor
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (18.75%) Informatica
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (12.50%) Database Security
12 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 2 (12.50%) SDLC

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) DBA
1 15 (93.75%) Oracle DBA
2 8 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Unix DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SOA Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Castor
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Replication
2 9 (56.25%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Change Management
1 2 (12.50%) Database Security
1 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (12.50%) ERP
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) E-business
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
2 1 (6.25%) Release Management
2 1 (6.25%) SOA
2 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (81.25%) Data Guard
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft