The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Certification
Rank 127 111 103
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.20% 0.49% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 -
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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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
489 412 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.04% 17.43% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 186 131
Average daily rate £343 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 26 34
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.23 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.40 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Oracle Certification
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) OCP
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP