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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certification
Rank 140 - 132
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.066% - 0.098%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% - 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£335 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
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
853 650 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.05% 30.36% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 363 413
Average daily rate £375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 63
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £43.50
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 1 August 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) OCP
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) BPEL
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) WebCenter
5 2 (28.57%) Database Security
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (28.57%) ITSM
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JDeveloper
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (28.57%) WebCenter
1 2 (28.57%) XSLT
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) BPEL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) OCP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Data Guard
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata