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 25 June 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.

Oracle Certified Professional (OCP)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 160 201
Rank change year-on-year -2 +41  
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.18% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 1.08% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £388 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +9.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 471 557 779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.38% 16.76% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 416 577
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 19
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.89 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% -14.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £93.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MBA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Essbase
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (50.00%) DRM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse

OCP
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Essbase
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) DRM
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Hyperion