The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
London / City of London
Rank 152 - 192
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% - 0.080%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £588 - £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £310 £413
% change year-on-year +33.06% -24.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OCP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 425 486 844
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.19% 14.78% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 350 627
Median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 17
Median hourly rate £15.87 £20.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.32 £17.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £37.96 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.25% +77.77%  

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing OCP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in the City of London

OCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OCP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for OCP in the City of London

OCP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for OCP.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher

OCP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Essbase
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) DRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle