The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification 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 South Wales 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 Certification
Rank 52 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% - 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.92% - 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £349
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - -
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
156 91 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.86% 28.17% 43.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 50 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 14
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.83 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.50% +9.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.33 £11.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.70 £26.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
Oracle Certification
Wales

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Certification
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 3 £425 -
Oracle Certification
Wales

Oracle Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
1 3 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) vCloud
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) VMware