Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for OCP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 - 199
Rank change year-on-year - +199 -
Contract jobs citing OCP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.020% - 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median daily rate - - £400
England median daily rate £405 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.50 £60.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +66.67% -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 959 905 950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.05% 18.51% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 460 542
East of England median daily rate £415 £386 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.44% +6.55% -3.33%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £205
90th Percentile £573 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 100 77
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.39 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.15% -2.14% -0.82%
10th Percentile £10.34 £11.18 £10.05
90th Percentile £43.75 £46.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.65 £27.50 £25.12
% change year-on-year -14.00% +9.47% +11.64%

OCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing OCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for OCP in the East of England

OCP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OCP in the East of England

OCP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OCP in the East of England

OCP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OCP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
OCP
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for OCP.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing

OCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle