The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 243 - 225
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 3 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% - 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Average daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
Oracle Certification
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
2360 2619 2169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.56% 27.45% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1279 1035
Average daily rate £400 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 107 115
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.84% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
Hampshire - 3 £375 - 2
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) OCP
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (60.00%) OCA
4 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) High Availability
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (30.00%) Subversion
7 3 (30.00%) Spring
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (30.00%) SOA
7 3 (30.00%) Solaris
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (30.00%) Middleware
7 3 (30.00%) JUnit
7 3 (30.00%) Java
7 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 3 (30.00%) Data Guard

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) OLTP
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (30.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (30.00%) FindBugs
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Gradle
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Java SE
2 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) High Availability
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) OCP
2 6 (60.00%) OCA
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) OCAJ
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Clusterware
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle