The table below looks at the statistics for OCPJP 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 OCPJP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certified Professional Java SE Programmer (formerly Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP))
Rank 245 262 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing OCPJP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.011% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.051% 0.039% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £478
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OCPJP
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
1979 2586 2899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.57% 27.44% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1528 1436
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 143 137
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

OCPJP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OCPJP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OCPJP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OCPJP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OCPJP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

OCPJP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

OCPJP
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 OCPJP within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Kent - 1 £400 -
OCPJP
England

OCPJP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OCPJP 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 OCPJP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) JPA

OCPJP
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 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle