The table below looks at the statistics for OCP in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OCP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
Rank 118 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.041% 0.046% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.31% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £318 £279
% change year-on-year
+33.85% +13.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.75 -
OCP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
319 279 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.16% 12.77% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 144 204
Average daily rate £343 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.68% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.00 £10.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.42 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

OCP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OCP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OCP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OCP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OCP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OCP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OCP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +6 1 £425 +54.54%
OCP
England

OCP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Database Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle