The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Certification 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 Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 9 July 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 West 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 134 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% - 0.067%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.12% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£475 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
858 600 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.87% 28.72% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 349 418
Average daily rate £355 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 25 55
Average hourly rate £36.75 £38.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +67.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
Oracle Certification
England

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) OCP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) BPEL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
4 2 (33.33%) XQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (33.33%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BPEL
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Database Security
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) XQuery
3 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) OCP
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) HP