The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank - 106 130
Contract jobs citing OCP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.090% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £288 £330
% change year-on-year
+47.82% -12.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
914 656 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.32% 29.64% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 581 356 438
Average daily rate £393 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 69
Average hourly rate £35.50 £18.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.89% -37.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

OCP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

OCP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

OCP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing OCP 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 OCP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing OCP 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 OCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) OCA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) HP